Business Analyst, Risk

Job Locations US-Chicago

Who We Are

Revantage is a Corporate Services affiliate of The Blackstone Group, the world’s largest alternative investment firm.  Revantage provides a highly skilled employee base, best-in-class processes, and state-of-the-art technology to multiple Blackstone real estate portfolio companies.  Sectors include Hospitality, Industrial, Multi-Family, Office, Retail, Senior Housing, and Manufactured Homes.


Revantage, headquartered in Chicago, is one of three global offices that includes Revantage Asia and Revantage Europe.


What We Value: Our Culture

Creating a culture that inspires change and momentum require the right team.  We know what it takes to lead an industry, and are looking for leaders who seek constant growth, want to excel, and continuously improve upon themselves and the industry.  The culture at Revantage is built on our shared core values and commitment to be:

  • Achievers – We expect high standards for ourselves and enable the success of our teams.
  • Enthusiasts - We face challenges with optimism and believe anything is possible.
  • Leaders - We commit to continuously improve our performance.
  • Learners – We learn from our challenges and successes.
  • Partners - We deliver value and positive impact to our partners.

Why This Role Is Valuable 

The Business Analyst role is within Revantage’s Risk group with a specific focus on Gryphon Mutual Insurance Company (“Gryphon”). Gryphon is Blackstone Real Estate’s captive insurance company. Established in 2020, the program provides property insurance across 18 portfolio companies, and over 5,100 assets across the US and Canada.


The role is focused on the synthesis and review of information from multiple stakeholders  including Revantage, Aon, Blackstone, Gryphon, and Blackstone’s portfolio companies. The role has exposure to both the insurance and real estate sectors. The primary deliverables will be the creation and management of key reporting and decision-making outputs for review by senior executives at Revantage, Aon, and Blackstone. The role will have a high degree of exposure to strategic meetings and decision making within Gryphon. As Gryphon pursues additional growth areas across the Blackstone portfolio, there is an opportunity for role expansion. This position is based out of Revantage’s headquarters in Chicago, IL.


How You Add Value

  • Produce Annual Insurance Program Renewal Summary for renewal of $150mm+ property insurance program
  • Create Communication Report for Mutual Members opining on insurance market performance and Gryphon financial performance
  • Maintain Bi-Weekly Dashboard for delivery to key senior executives at Revantage, Aon, and Blackstone
  • Aggregate real-time catastrophe data for reporting of major events to Revantage and Blackstone senior leadership
  • Generate communication to portfolio companies on disaster response efforts.
  • Maintain Emergency Response Vendor list by asset and assist & train portfolio companies on vendor roll outs and servicing

What You Bring To The Role



  • Bachelor’s degree in Risk Management, Accounting, (Computational/Quantitative) Finance, Economics or related field required
  • Minimum 3 years insurance, consulting, accounting,  or professional services experience
  • Demonstrable and current in-depth knowledge and understanding of the real estate and hotel industries and sectors, including the main products and services produced and processes used
  • First-class interpersonal skills, including relationship building and maintenance
  • Proficient working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel
  • Excellent communication (verbal & written), numerical, presentation & organizational skills
  • Highly motivated with the ability to work effectively as part of a team in a fast-paced, dynamic environment where superior time-management and prioritization skills are essential


  • Relevant professional designation (e.g. CPCU, ARM) 


Perks for You

  • Competitive salary, overall compensation and 401(k)
  • Work-life balance offerings include:
    • Remote work policy
    • Productivity Hours – weekly meeting-free work time
    • Bi-weekly Summer Fridays
  • In-house and external learning & development opportunities
  • Generous health insurance and wellness benefit


EEO Statement

Our company is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Our employment decisions are based on individual qualifications, job requirements and business needs without regard to race, color, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, religion, disability, citizenship status, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status and or any other legally protected characteristics. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations, if you need an accommodation to complete the application process, please email





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