2018 Annual Report

Board of Directors.

Our Board of Directors plays an integral role in BlackRock’s growth and success. Our Board members constantly challenge management to be more innovative, even when that means asking tough questions and having difficult conversations.

Our Board is actively involved in talent development and succession planning, ensuring we have the right people in place to execute on our strategies now and in the future, as well as ensuring BlackRock has strong corporate governance and standards of excellence.

Laurence D. Fink

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, BlackRock, Inc.

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Mathis Cabiallavetta

Former Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, Swiss Re

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Pamela Daley

Former Senior Vice President of Corporate Business Development, General Electric Company

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William S. Demchak

President and Chief Executive Officer, The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.

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Jessica Einhorn

Former Dean, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) at The Johns Hopkins University

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William E. Ford

Chief Executive Officer, General Atlantic

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Fabrizio Freda

President and Chief Executive Officer, The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.

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Murry S. Gerber

Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, EQT Corporation

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Margaret L. Johnson

Executive Vice President of Business Development, Microsoft Corporation

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Robert S. Kapito

President, BlackRock, Inc.

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Sir Deryck Maughan

Former Senior Advisor, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts

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Cheryl Mills

Chief Executive Officer, BlackIvy Group

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Gordon M. Nixon

Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Royal Bank of Canada

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Charles H. Robbins

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Cisco Systems, Inc.

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Ivan G. Seidenberg

Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Verizon Communications Inc.

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Marco Antonio Slim Domit

Chairman of the Board of Directors, Grupo Financiero Inbursa

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Susan L. Wagner

Former Vice Chairman, BlackRock, Inc.

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Mark Wilson

Former Chief Executive Officer, Aviva plc; Former Chief Executive Officer and President, AIA

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Global Executive Committee.

Laurence D. Fink

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

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Robert S. Kapito

President

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David J. Blumer

Global Head of BlackRock Alternative Investors

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Geraldine Buckingham

Head of Asia-Pacific

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Edwin N. Conway

Global Head of Institutional Client Business

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Frank Cooper III

Chief Marketing Officer

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Robert Fairbairn

Senior Managing Director

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Robert L. Goldstein

Chief Operating Officer and Global Head of BlackRock Solutions

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Ben Golub, PhD

Chief Risk Officer

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Philipp Hildebrand

Vice Chairman

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J. Richard Kushel

Head of Multi-Asset Strategies and Global Fixed Income

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Rachel Lord

Head of Europe, Middle East and Africa

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Mark S. McCombe

Head of the Americas

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Christopher J. Meade

General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer

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Barbara G. Novick

Vice Chairman

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Richard Prager

Head of Trading, Liquidity and Investments Platform

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Salim Ramji

Global Head of iShares and Index Investments

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Gary S. Shedlin

Chief Financial Officer

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Jeffrey A. Smith, PhD

Global Head of Human Resources

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Derek N. Stein

Global Head of Technology and Operations

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Mark K. Wiedman

Head of International and of Corporate Strategy

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Mark D. Wiseman

Global Head of Active Equities and Chairman of BlackRock Alternative Investors

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Letter to our shareholders

As I reflected on the last year, something felt different about 2018.

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