Philipp Hildebrand, vice-chairman of BlackRock, is a member of the company's Global Executive Committee. He's also chairman of the Financial Markets Advisory (FMA) and the Financial Institutions Group (FIG). He also oversees the BlackRock Investment Institute (BII) and BlackRock Sustainable Investing (BSI).
Hildebrand joined BlackRock in 2012. Prior to that, he served as chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank (SNB). In that capacity, he was also a Director of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), the Swiss Governor of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and a member of the Financial Stability Board (FSB), of which the Leaders of the G20 appointed him vice-chairman in 2011.
Previously, Hildebrand was chief investment officer of a Swiss private bank and a partner at Moore Capital Management in London.
Hildebrand is a Trustee of the British Museum, a member of the Group of Thirty and an Honorary Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford. He sits on the International Advisory Board of Oxford University's Blavatnik School of Government and the International Leadership Council for Europe for the University of Toronto. Hildebrand is a Chevalier de L'Ordre National du Mérite (France).
Hildebrand earned a BA from the University of Toronto, an MA from the Graduate Institute of International Studies in Geneva, and a DPhil from the University of Oxford.