Martin Small, Managing Director, is the Head of U.S. iShares at BlackRock. He is responsible for directing strategy and leading activities across multiple functions, including sales, product management and development, marketing and communications, capital markets, and the operating platform. Mr. Small joined BlackRock in 2006. Prior to his current role, he was part of senior leadership for the Financial Markets Advisory Group in BlackRock Solutions, where he led teams that executed a wide array of advisory, transactional, complex financial modeling and specialized portfolio management engagements for global institutional clients. Prior to BlackRock, Mr. Small was a capital markets, investment management and transactional associate with the law firm of Davis Polk & Wardwell in New York. He earned a B.A. degree from Brown University and a J.D. from New York University School of Law.