Director of BlackRock, Inc. since 2013; Sector Head and Research Analyst at Surview Capital LLC from 2010 to 2013; Various positions, including Portfolio Manager and Investment Analyst, at UBS Global Asset Management from 2002 to 2010.
Lawrence Kemp, CFA, Managing Director and portfolio manager, is head of BlackRock's Fundamental Large Cap Growth team. He is a member of the Fundamental Equity platform within the Fundamental Equity division of BlackRock's Alpha Strategies Group. Prior to joining BlackRock, Mr. Kemp was at UBS Global Asset Management, where he managed the Laudus Growth Investors US Large Cap Select Growth Fund (LGILX), as well as both diversified and concentrated US large cap growth institutional equity portfolios against the Russell 1000 Growth and S&P 500 indexes. Mr. Kemp joined the Growth Equity team at UBS Global Asset Management in 2001, but his tenure with the firm dated back to 1992. He held various roles including chief investment strategist, co-head of fixed income and global head of high yield research. Mr. Kemp holds a BA from Stanford University and an MBA from the University of Chicago. Mr. Kim has an MBA from Columbia, and a BS in Industrial Engineering from the University of Illinois.