NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Evercore (NYSE: EVR) announced today that Sarah Bianchi has rejoined Evercore ISI as a senior managing director and chief strategist of international political affairs and public policy.
Ambassador Bianchi has nearly 30 years’ experience in both the public and private sector. Most recently, she served as deputy U.S. Trade Representative from 2021 to 2024, overseeing critical trading relationships across Asia and Africa. Her portfolio covered all aspects of trade, including sustainable supply chains, onshoring-shoring, energy transition, tariffs, technology, global trade agreements, labor, advanced technology and the environment.
In addition to public service, Ambassador Bianchi has served in several private sector roles. Prior to becoming deputy USTR, she led the U.S. public policy research team at Evercore ISI from 2019 to 2021, where she was ranked No. 3 by Institutional Investor. She also served as head of global policy development at Airbnb and as an investment analyst at Eton Park Capital Management.
Mike Paliotta, Chief Executive Officer of Evercore ISI, said, “We remain fully committed to delivering best-in-class research across the investment spectrum, and Sarah will undoubtedly add to our offering. Given Sarah’s history with us, we know that she will partner seamlessly with the team to further enhance our No. 1-ranked macro franchise.”
Evercore ISI Director of Research Marc Harris added, “We are eager for Sarah to rejoin the platform and believe she will equip clients with a unique perspective given her significant international trade experience and insights into key areas across the supply chain.”
“I am thrilled to return to Evercore ISI, the market leader in research and advisory work,” said Ambassador Bianchi. “I look forward to working again with the firm’s top-tier clients on a wide range of domestic and global issues impacting the markets today.”
Ambassador Bianchi graduated magna cum laude from Harvard University and served on the Senior Advisory Committee at the Institute of Politics at Harvard University from 2004 to 2021. She also served as the Chair of the Biden Institute’s Policy Board.
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