BlackRock CEO Larry Fink sits on President Trump’s Business Council.
Managing Director Craig Phillips sat on the President’s Transition Team.
BlackRock is one of the largest shareholders of private prison and immigrant detention companies CoreCivic and GEO Group, with an 11% stake in CoreCivic and a 12% stake in GEO Group spread across the firm’s subsidiaries. Together those shares are worth $728 million.
Withdraw from Trump’s Business Council;
Issue a clear statement denouncing Trump’s anti-immigrant, -refugee, and -Muslim agenda, and act to stop Trump’s wall and immigration dragnet; and
Cease all investments in private immigration detention and private prison companies.
Chairman and CEO, BlackRock
Director General and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development
former Chairman of the Board of Swiss RE
former VP of Corporate Business Development at General Electric Company
President and CEO of PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.
former Dean, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University
President and CEO, The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.
former Chair and CEO, EQT Corp
former Chair and CEO, Pulte Homes, Inc.
President, BlackRock, Inc.
former Chair and CEO, Merrill Lynch & Co, Inc.
former Senior Advisor, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts
CEO, Blackivy Group
former President and CEO, RBC
former Chair and CEO, The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.
former Chair of the Board and CEO, Verizon Communications
Chair of Board of Directors, Grupo Financiero Inbursa
former Chief Executive, Barclays PLC
former Vice Chair, BlackRock, Inc.