Ms. Daley, who retired from GE on January 1st, joined the Board on January 15th.
Laurence D. Fink, BlackRock Chairman and CEO, said, 'I am delighted to welcome Pam to our Board of Directors. With an exceptional career in business, she brings tremendous experience, unique insight, and leadership that will make her an invaluable addition. We are excited to have her join'.
While at GE, Ms. Daley was a Special Advisor to the Chairman from April 2013 to January 1st, 2014. Prior to this role, Ms. Daley served as Senior Vice President of Corporate Business Development from 2004 to 2013 and as Senior Counsel for Transactions from 1991 to 2004. As Senior Vice President, Ms. Daley was responsible for GE’s mergers, acquisitions, and divestiture activities worldwide. Ms. Daley joined GE in 1989 as Tax Counsel.
Previously, Ms. Daley was a Partner of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, where she specialized in domestic and cross-border tax-oriented financings and commercial transactions. She also served as Director of Genworth Financial from 2004 until May 2006.
During her professional career, Ms. Daley has served on a variety of boards, including the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Pennsylvania Law School, the World Wildlife Fund, and the Julliard School. Ms. Daley is also a board member of BG Group, an international gas and oil company.
With the addition of Ms. Daley, BlackRock’s Board of Directors has expanded to 20 members, including 14 independent directors.