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Margarita Economides

  • Programme: Masters in Finance part time
  • Nationality: British

Margarita works as an Investment Strategist in Client Solutions, in BlackRock Solutions. Her role is to build relationships with clients to understand their investment or risk challenges and deliver BlackRock’s combined capabilities to them in an outcome-orientated portfolio. Last year she was asked to join the Financial Markets Advisory Group at BlackRock to work on a due diligence assignment in the banking sector in Greece, and spent six months working in Athens.

Prior to joining BlackRock in 2012, she worked at Morgan Stanley, London as an analyst in Private Wealth Management, where she helped to manage advisory and discretionary portfolios of UK high net worth individuals.

Margarita decided to pursue the part-time Masters in Finance at London Business School, to deepen her knowledge of finance, and is proud to be part of the diverse and international network of the School, created by the students, faculty and alumni.

Margarita earned a BA degree in Geography from Hertford College, the University of Oxford in 2010, where she was awarded an academic scholarship in 2008. She is a CFA charterholder, and has been awarded a Merit Scholarship at London Business School. She is the Asset Management Vice President for the Investment Management Club, and is very excited to participate in the many events held on campus.

Contact Margarita: margaritae.mifpt2016@london.edu