John McCormick is the President and CEO of Blackstone Alternative Asset Management. Mr. McCormick is involved in establishing strategic priorities for the Hedge Fund Solutions Group’s business globally and is a member of all Hedge Fund Solutions investment committees. Mr. McCormick has overall responsibility for the business units investing in GP Stakes, hedge fund seeding, and liquid solutions and oversight of BAAM’s global marketing and client service functions.
Before joining Blackstone in 2005, Mr. McCormick was an Associate Principal at McKinsey & Company, where he worked on senior level strategy issues for a wide variety of financial services industry clients. Mr. McCormick began his career as an attorney with Davis Polk & Wardwell and has also served at the U.S. Department of the Treasury.
Mr. McCormick received a BA from Vassar College and a JD from Yale Law School.