Director & Portfolio Manager, BlackRock
Alastair Bishop, Director and Portfolio Manager, is a member of the Natural Resources team within BlackRock's Active Equity Group. Mr. Bishop co-manages All-cap Energy strategies, Small/Mid-Cap Energy strategies, Energy Transition strategies as well as broader Natural Resources/Commodity strategies. He is also the Director of Research for the Natural Resources team, responsible for its investment process. Alastair currently sits on BlackRock's Renewable Power Investment Committee and the EMEA Investment Stewardship Oversight Committee. He has also represented BlackRock on several external initiatives related to the Energy Transition including the City of London's Green Finance Initiative (2016-17) and the UK Government's Capital Markets Climate Initiative (2013-14). Mr. Bishop joined BlackRock in 2010 from Piper Jaffray where he was a Senior Research Analyst covering Clean Technology. Prior to joining Piper Jaffray in 2009, he covered the Renewable Energy and Industrial sectors for 8 years at the European Investment Bank, Dresdner Kleinwort.