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Joseph Blum

Partner at Global Infrastructure Partners


Joe Blum is a Partner of Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) and serves as General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and a member of the Investment Committee. He is based in London. GIP is an independent infrastructure fund with over US$40 billion under management. It invests in infrastructure assets in OECD countries as well as select emerging markets, focusing on established energy, transportation and water/waste businesses. GIP currently has made significant investments in a number of large infrastructure assets, including Gatwick Airport (UK), Edinburgh Airport (UK), Port of Melbourne (Australia), Freeport LNG (US LNG export facility), Gode Wind (German offshore wind), Hess Midstream Partners (US gas gathering system), Pacific National (Australia freight railroad), and Terminal Investments Limited (30 sea ports worldwide).

Prior to joining GIP, Joe worked for 21 years at Latham & Watkins, one of the largest international law firms. He served as Managing Partner of Latham’s London office for over five years and as head of the office’s Project Development and Finance Group. He previously served as Special Assistant to the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in Washington, D.C.

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