Bob Jordan is a Senior Managing Director of Blackstone and the Deputy Chief Investment Officer of Special Situations Investing within the Hedge Fund Solutions Group.
Mr. Jordan is a co-portfolio manager of various Special Situations funds and evaluates individual investment opportunities. He also serves on the Investment Committees for BAAM’s Special Situations, Portfolio Solutions, and Individual Investors Solutions products, and chairs BAAM’s Enterprise Risk Council.
Before joining Blackstone in 2011, Mr. Jordan worked as a Portfolio Manager in fundamental equity and Head of Special Projects for Xaraf Management, a multi-strategy hedge fund manager. Mr. Jordan was the Portfolio Manager of a hedge fund for Morgan Stanley Investment Management / FrontPoint, having moved his team from Morgan Stanley’s equity division, where he was a Portfolio Manager and Analyst in proprietary trading since 2000. Earlier in his career at Morgan Stanley, Mr. Jordan was a Trader in Program Trading and Equity Derivatives. Mr. Jordan began his career at Susquehanna Investment Group, where he was a Trader of equity and sector index options after training in foreign currency options.
Mr. Jordan received an AB cum laude from Harvard College with concentration in Computer Science, and an MBA from M.I.T. Sloan School of Management. He has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.