Melissa Pianko is a Managing Director in the Real Estate Group. Ms. Pianko is involved in the asset management of Blackstone’s US residential investments.
Before joining Blackstone in 2016, Ms. Pianko was an Executive Vice President at Gotham Organization, Inc, a privately held New York City based real estate development firm. Prior to Gotham, Ms. Pianko worked at Goldman Sachs.
Ms. Pianko received a MBA from Stanford University and a BA from Columbia University. She is on the Board of Advisors to the NYU Furman Center, the Boards of Directors of the JCC in Manhattan and the 42nd Street Development Corp.