Juan Castano joined HarbourVest in 2022 as a member of the investor relations team, with a focus on coordinating, monitoring, and enhancing relationships with new and existing asset owners, allocators and consultants. He is responsible for developing and delivering the Firm’s investment capabilities across the Western U.S. institutional landscape.
Prior to joining the HarbourVest, Juan was a Vice President and member of the U.S. iShares Institutional Sales business at BlackRock. Over the course of his 8-year tenure, he was responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with strategic institutional investors, specifically U.S. and Canadian pension plans.
Juan received a B.S. in Business Administration from Auburn University, with concentrations in Finance, Marketing and Art History. He is fluent in Spanish and conversational French.