Shilpa Nayyar is a Managing Director and Chief of Staff to Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder of Blackstone.
Before joining Blackstone, Ms. Nayyar was Chief of Staff and Head of Business and Client Strategy for Investment Banking & Capital Markets at Credit Suisse, where she was responsible for the development, execution and tracking of all divisional strategic planning activities and objectives. Prior to that at Credit Suisse, Ms. Nayyar was Chief Operating Officer of the Financial Sponsor and Los Angeles Investment Banking groups. Ms. Nayyar began her career in healthcare investment banking at Credit Suisse, where she focused on M&A and financing transactions in the healthcare services and medical device sectors for over a decade.
Ms. Nayyar received a BA in Economics and BAS in Applied Science, cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.