Monday, July 25, 2011

Blythe Masters: 2007 Rising Stars of Fixed Income

In 2007 Blythe Masters appeared in the Institutional Investor News inaugural '20 Rising Stars of Fixed Income' issue at position #11.  The list was meant to spotlight "20 up-and-coming, dedicated professionals, nominated by their peers as the best in class across the broad swath that makes up today's fixed income market."

"Our impressive nominees were selected based on the following attributes:  they are 45 years old or younger, with solid credentials and a demonstrated experience and consistency in the industry that indicates they will be the people to watch as leaders and trend setters going forward."

As a woman from a top bank, educated abroad, Blythe Masters contributed to the percentages of the final three relevant stats for the group:

- Average age of 36
- Three PhDs among finalists
- 20% of the nominees are women
- 35% from top I-banks
- 25% were educated abroad

Blythe's entry is pictured above; to real the entire article online, click here.

Blythe Masters JPMorgan Chase Biography

Blythe Masters began working at JP Morgan in 1991, directly after graduating from Trinity College in Cambridge, and after completing several internships at the bank dating back to 1987.  She has thus spent her entire career at JPMorgan Chase, rising through the ranks and holding a number of prominent positions, including her current position as Head of Global Commodities.  

Read Blythe's entire JPMorgan Chase biography, located here.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Komen for the Cure

Blythe Masters is very active in the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Chairing the Komen New York City Board of Directors.  This 2007 article profiles her fundraising efforts at JPMorgan Chase for the annual race as well as details her impetus of her involvement with the organization.  
"Blythe Masters, JPMorgan Chase’s Global Head of Currencies and Commodities and Chair of the Komen Greater New York City Board of Directors, raised an extraordinary $161,950 for the 2006 Komen New York City Race for the Cure®. She is not only the highest individual fundraiser for the New York City Race but also, potentially, the biggest fundraiser for Komen worldwide."

Read the full article here.

Friday, July 15, 2011

Blythe Masters Crunchbase Profile

Blythe Master's Crunchbase profile is now live at Crunchbase, an online database of technology companies, people, and investors.

Visit the page by clicking here.