Peter R. Fisher, American private equity firm executive, former federal agency administrator. Named one of 40 Under 40, Crain's New York Business, 1995; recipient Distinguished Service award, Bond Market Association, 2004.
Fisher, Peter R. was born in 1956. Son of Caroline Fisher.
Bachelor in History, Harvard University, 1980. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1985.
With Bank for International Settlements, Basle, Switzerland, 1989—1990. Senior vice president foreign exchange Federal Reserve Bank New York, New York City, 1993—1994, executive vice president, 1994—2001. Under secretary for domestic finance United States Department Treasury, Washington, 2001—2003.
Managing director BlackRock, Incorporated, New York York City, since 2004, chairman BlackRock Asia, since 2004, co-head fixed-income portfolio management, since 2007. Board directors Securities Investor Protection Corporation. Chair Advanced Counterfeit Deterrence Steering Committee.
Non-executive board member Financial Services Authority, since 2007.