About Murali Balaraman
Murali Balaraman holds a BComm degree from Delhi University and an MBA degree from the Indian Institute of Management. He is a managing director and portfolio manager at BlackRock and is a member of BlackRock’s global small cap team. He joined the company in 1994, including his time with Merril Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM) which merged with BlackRock in 2006. He originally joined MLIM in 1994 and left in 1997 to work for Atlas Capital Management and was director of investments at Samuel Asset Management before rejoining in MLIM in 1998. Prior to this he worked for DSO Financial Consultants as an assistant vice president and an investment editor for Business Standard in Delhi. Murali is a CFA Charterholder.