• 15+ years of experience as a personal investor strategist for BlackRock’s US Wealth Advisory
  • 15+ years of experience as an asset manager and consultant, and represented Morgan Stanley Asset Management and Morgan Stanley Consulting Group
  • Extensive experience as head of retail and private bank distribution in Asian markets including Hong Kong, Singapore, and Southeast Asia

Experience

Heather Pelant has over 15 years of experience in the personal finance industry. Heather represents investor research and insights as a personal investor strategist for BlackRock, a leading financial and investment management firm. She served as head of retail and private bank distribution for Hong Kong, Singapore and Southeast Asia and head of iShares Exchange Traded Funds distribution in Asia.

Heather has been affiliated with BlackRock since 2003 when she worked with Barclays Global Investors (BGI) as head of iShares at Barclays Global Investors Canada. BGI merged with BlackRock in 2009.

Heather has also represented Morgan Stanley Asset Management and the Morgan Stanley Consulting Services Group in Honolulu, Seattle and San Francisco.

Education

Heather earned her Bachelor of Arts in Asian Studies at the University of Victoria, her master's degree in Asian studies at the University of Hawaii, and her Master of Business Administration at the Kellogg School of Management.