Kristerfor Mastronardi is a Managing Director of the Hedge Fund Solutions Group where he is responsible for product strategy and structuring.
Prior to joining Blackstone, Mr. Mastronardi was a Portfolio Strategist at Bridgewater Associates. Previously, Mr. Mastronardi spent 12 years at Goldman Sachs, where he was a Managing Director. He held senior positions in the Structured Credit and Cross Asset Solutions Groups, with his last role being Head of the U.S. Pension, Endowment and Foundation Solutions Group. Mr. Mastronardi began his career as a strategy consultant at Andersen Consulting / Accenture. He also serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of Poly Prep Country Day School and Advisory Council of the Stephen Gaynor School.
Mr. Mastronardi received a BA in Chemistry from Princeton University and an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Palmer Scholar.