Michael Francis Holland is a businessperson who founded Holland & Co. LLC and Holland Balanced Fund and who has been at the helm of 6 different companies. Mr. Holland occupies the position of Chairman at Holland & Co. LLC and Co-Chairman of State Street Master Funds. Mr. Holland is also General Partner at The Blackstone Group, Inc. (Illinois) and on the board of 13 other companies.
In his past career he was Chief Executive Officer at First Boston Asset Management Corp., Chairman of Salomon Brothers Asset Management, Inc., Chief Executive Officer of Blackstone Alternative Asset Management LP, President at Holland Balanced Fund, Vice Chairman for Oppenheimer Asset Management, Inc., General Partner at Blackstone Corporate Private Equity, Chairman of Smith Barney Asset Management and Portfolio Manager at JPMorgan Investment Management, Inc.
He received an MBA from The Trustees of Columbia University in The City of New York, an undergraduate degree from Harvard University and a graduate degree from the University of Greenwich.