Lili Forouraghi, CFA is Managing Director with BlackRock where she has held several roles over the past 17 years, in the firm’s asset management and advisory services businesses. During her tenure with BlackRock, Lili has worked across major institutional client types including central banks and other official institutions, insurance companies, pension funds, foundation & endowments, and family offices. Prior to joining BlackRock, Lili spent almost three years at Goldman Sachs Asset Management. Lili started her career at the World Bank Group in Washington D.C. in 1990.Lili is on the board of Women in Need, a non-profit organization focused on breaking the cycle of homelessness in the New York City area. She is trustee for the James Martin Trust which provides advancement of research and education for the Oxford Martin School, at Oxford University. Lili earned a BS degree in French and German literature from Georgetown University and an MBA degree in Finance & Investments/International Business from George Washington University.