Principal, Portfolio Operations at Blackstone
Marcus Felder is a Principal in Portfolio Operations at Blackstone. He leads Blackstone Career Pathways™, a program that aims to broaden the high-quality talent networks from which Blackstone portfolio companies recruit, develop and advance talent to help them build more representative workforces and inclusive cultures.
Prior to joining Blackstone in 2020, Marcus worked at the Posse Foundation as a program director in the Posse New York office and as the director of the Posse Veterans Program where he managed relationships with the leadership of top-tier US colleges and universities, military installations, non-profit organizations, and industry-leading companies. He also worked at the City University of New York (CUNY) as a program coordinator in the University Office of K-16 Initiatives and as a founding staff member of the Stella and Charles Guttman Community College where he developed and managed college access, transition and success programs for New York City high school students and CUNY community college students. Prior to CUNY, Marcus worked as an analyst in the First Deputy Commissioner’s Office at the New York City Department of Transportation.
Marcus received an SB from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, an MPA from Syracuse University, and an MSEd from Baruch College.