Cindy Bernhardt is the Chief Operating Officer of Cachematrix. In this role, Cindy will support growth, enhance client service, manage risk, promote operational efficiency, and drive new product development. Prior to focusing on Cachematrix, she has held various roles at BlackRock including Head of Product Development and Strategy within BlackRock's Global Cash Management Business where she held primary responsibility for new product development and existing product management across cash investment solutions.
Her service with BlackRock dates back to 1997, including her years with Barclays Global Investors (BGI), which merged with BlackRock in 2009. At BGI, she oversaw investment management for all US-based cash products, including money market mutual funds, securities lending cash collateral, enhanced cash funds, and sweep-related cash. Prior to joining BGI, Ms. Bernhardt spent two years as a trader in the Money Market Funds Group for Fidelity Investments and four years in the Taxable Fixed Income sales group at Lehman Brothers.
Cindy earned a BS degree in finance from Oklahoma State University and an MBA degree from the University of California at Berkeley.