Ninderpal Mattu is a Senior Vice President in the Finance Group and is involved in Global Accounting Policy. Before joining Blackstone in 2009, Ms. Mattu spent the majority of her career at Ernst & Young LLP, where she was a Manager in their assurance practice serving financial services clients, and at Barclays Global Investors, where she was the Director of Global Accounting Policy. Ms. Mattu also served as the Controller for Watershed Asset Management LLC, a credit based hedge fund. Ms. Mattu has also worked in the Asset Securitization Group at Barclays Capital and in the Equity Derivates Group at Morgan Stanley. Ms. Mattu holds an MBA from the University of California at Berkeley and graduated with honors from the University of York with a BSin Economics. Ms. Mattu is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.