Brian Hall, CFA, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, is a member of the European Equity Team. He has responsibility for the management of the Pan European portfolios, adopting a value style. Prior to joining BlackRock in 2007, Mr. Hall was with Lehman Brothers, where he was a Director responsible for equity research on the European Capital Goods team. He began his career with Lehman in 1999. Mr. Hall earned a BSC degree, first class honours in economics with study in continental Europe from Bristol University in 1999.