Nitin Sharma (born June 7, 1984) is a British-Indian Finance Professional and Technology Entrepreneur based in London. Born and raised in New Delhi, Nitin completed his graduate studies at the University of Warwick in England and joined the Financial Industry in London as an Analyst in 2006. Nitin is considered by all as Ambition, Empathetic, Loyal and Considerate.
At present, Nitin is Chief Operating Officer of Global Trading at BlackRock for Europe, Middle-East, Africa and the Asia Pacific. BlackRock is the world’s largest asset manager, with $7.4 trillion in assets under management. As a Chief Operating Officer, Nitin leads Innovation, Regulation, Growth and Efficiencies at the world’s most significant Trading House in the financial market.
Previous to this role, Nitin was a member of the Global Fixed Income Executive Team at BlackRock. In this role, his responsibilities include developing and managing strategic priorities and cross-functional initiatives with a strong focus on technology.
Between 2011 – 2015, Nitin served as Hedge Fund Portfolio Manager at BlackRock. In this role, he was responsible for developing models to invest in fixed income markets on a $6 billion hedge fund at BlackRock.
In 2016, Nitin was chosen from among 13,000 employees to receive BlackRock’s Principles Award for exemplifying BlackRock’s principles and culture.