Kristen Eshak Weldon is a Senior Managing Director of The Blackstone Group and a member of the Hedge Fund Solutions Group based in London.
Ms. Eshak Weldon is co-head of the Hedge Fund Solutions Group’s London office. She is involved in portfolio management, including overseeing commodity investments. In addition, she is involved in hedge fund manager evaluation, selection and monitoring.
Before joining Blackstone in 2004, Ms. Eshak Weldon worked at J.P. Morgan, initially in the Derivatives Structuring and Origination group, focusing on interest rate derivative strategies. She then worked on the Commodity Derivatives team where she was responsible for marketing and structuring commodity products across the metal and energy sectors.
Ms. Eshak Weldon received a BS in Finance and International Business from Georgetown University.