Garrett Moran

Senior Managing Director and COO of Corporate Private Equity, The Blackstone Group

Garrett Moran is a Senior Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer of the Private Equity Group. He is a member of Blackstone’s Executive Committee, as well as all investment committees for the Private Equity Group.

Prior to joining Blackstone in 2005, Mr. Moran was a Senior Principal and the President of MMC Capital. Before joining MMC Capital in 2002, Mr. Moran had a long career at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. His last position there was Vice Chairman and co-head of the Banking Group. He joined DLJ in 1982 as an investment banking associate and subsequently headed the firm’s High Yield Bond Department and served as Chief Operating Officer of DLJ’S Taxable Fixed Income Division. He was Vice Chairman and co-head of the Banking Group of DLJ at the time of the firm’s acquisition by Credit Suisse First Boston Corporation. Following that acquisition, Mr. Moran served CSFB as co-head of the investment banking integration effort and subsequently was the head of CSFB’s Private Equity Division.

Mr. Moran is former Vice Chairman of the board of Middlebury College, and former Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Brunswick School and a board member of the Posse Foundation. He received a BA from Middlebury College and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

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