Mr. Michael S. Chae is Chief Financial Officer at Blackstone Group Management LLC, Head-Private Equity Asia at The Blackstone Group (HK) Ltd., Chief Financial Officer & Senior Managing Director at The Blackstone Group LP, Senior Managing Director at The Blackstone Group, Inc., a Member at Council on Foreign Relations, Inc., Sr Managing Director & Chief Financial Officer at Blackstone Mezzanine Advisors and a Trustee at Asia Society.
He is on the Board of Directors at Great Lakes Transportation LLC, UCFH I Finance, Inc., UCFH II Finance, Inc., Universal Orlando Resort, Weather Group Television LLC and The Lawrenceville School.
Mr. Chae was previously employed as Director-Supervisory Board by The Nielsen Co. BV, Non-Executive Director by Nielsen Holdings NV, Senior Managing Director by Blackstone Corporate Private Equity, Senior Managing Director by Blackstone Group (Hong Kong) Ltd. (Private Equity), an Analyst by Dillon, Read & Co., Inc., Chief Financial Officer & Director by PJT Partners, Inc., and an Associate by The Carlyle Group LP (Corporate Private Equity).
He also served on the board at Park Hotels & Resorts, Inc., Michaels Stores, Inc., Hilton Hotels Corp., Hilton Worldwide Holdings, Inc., PAETEC Communications, Inc. and UCDP Finance, Inc.
He received his undergraduate degree from Harvard College, a graduate degree from the University of Cambridge, a graduate degree from Yale University and a graduate degree from Yale Law School.