Head of Banks and Online Distributors, BlackRock
Joe Parkin is Head of Banks and Online Distributors in the UK at BlackRock, responsible for BlackRock's relationships with Private, Retail and Neo Banks, as well as Online Distributors. Prior to this, Joe was Head of UK sales at iShares and responsible for Aladdin Wealth Technology distribution in UK, Netherlands and Nordics. He has been at the forefront of the conversation on how financial services and the wealth management industry can harness technological advancements to democratise investing, and deliver wealth management tools to everyone. He has also spearheaded BlackRock’s WealthTech initiative, which brings together industry leaders to demonstrate the value of financial health and wellbeing and to drive financial inclusion across the industry.