• Managing director at BlackRock
  • BlackRock’s chief retirement strategist
  • 20+ years of financial experience


Chip Castille is a managing director at BlackRock, the biggest asset management firm in the world. He is also BlackRock's chief retirement strategist. He is responsible for the development, product management, and distribution of BlackRock's U.S. retirement strategies and services, among other things. Prior to joining BlackRock, he served as a managing director at Wilshire Associates and chief investment officer for Wilshire Funds Management. He co-authored "Optimizing Manager Structure and Budgeting Manager Risk" for the Journal of Portfolio Management with John Pirone and Duane Whitney.


Chip has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Louisiana State University and an MBA from Loyola University.