Mr. Yuan is a member of Blackrock's Global Credit Platform where he is responsible for originating middle market and special situation opportunities for BlackRock funds under management. Mr. Yuan sources primary and secondary opportunities from his strong relationships in capital markets and trade desks across numerous financial institutions. Mr. Yuan also has over 20 years of trading experience across the capital structure in both private and public markets.
Prior to his current role, Mr. Yuan was a Senior Trader at Societe Generale Cowen, trading for its convertible bond desk, sourcing profitable trade ideas and providing liquidity to facilitate trades for clients of the firm. Prior to that, he was an Associate Director trading convertible bonds at UBS Securities.
Mr. Yuan earned a Honors Bachelor of Science in Physics and Actuarial Science at the University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada.