Blackstone Names Slootman as Senior Adviser
By Matt Grossman
Blackstone Group Inc. has appointed Frank Slootman, the chairman
and chief executive of Snowflake Inc., as a senior adviser, the New
York City-based investment giant said Wednesday.
Mr. Slootman, who at Snowflake oversaw an initial public
offering in September, will focus on advising Blackstone Growth,
although he will contribute across the company, Blackstone said.
Snowflake provides cloud-based data warehousing.
Before joining Snowflake, Mr. Slootman was chief executive of
ServiceNow Inc. He has also been president of backup-recovery
systems for EMC, and CEO of Data Domain Corp.
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(END) Dow Jones Newswires
January 13, 2021 12:30 ET (17:30 GMT)
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