PIMCO Hires Wesley Chan as Executive Vice President and Portfolio Manager
PIMCO has hired Wesley Chan as Executive Vice President and Portfolio Manager focusing on quantitative equity investing. Based in Newport Beach, he will report to Nic Johnson, Managing Director and Head of the Quantitative Strategies Portfolio Management Group.
” PIMCO Hires Wesley Chan as Executive Vice President and Portfolio Manager “
Wesley joins from Acadian Asset Management where was the Director of Stock Selection Research. Prior to Acadian Asset Management, he was Vice President at Goldman Sachs and a Partner and Lead Equity Researcher at Alphasimplex Group.
Nic Johnson, Managing Director and Head of the Quantitative Strategies Portfolio Management Group:
“Wes is an excellent addition to our team as we look to expand PIMCO’s quantitative expertise and abilities. His experience and talent will complement the strong team we already have in place and help us meet client demand for strategies backed by robust analytics.”
Mihir Worah, Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer – Asset Allocation and Real Return:
“PIMCO already has a deep well of expertise in systematic strategies in fixed income, commodities and currencies and we look forward to Wes adding his equity market expertise as a senior member of our quantitative portfolio management group.”
PIMCO is a global investment solutions provider with presence in 12 countries. Founded in 1971, today the firm has approximately $1.51 trillion in assets under management. PIMCO provides solutions for individuals, institutions, as well as advisors with various strategies such as cash and short duration, fixed income, equity, real assets, currency, and asset allocation. For four decades, it has managed the retirement and investment assets for a wide range of investors, including public and private pension and retirement plans, educational institutions, foundations, endowments, corporations, financial advisors, individuals and others around the globe.
- Origin : Newport, California, USA
- Assets : USD 14.13 billion
- Revenue : USD 253 million
- Employees : 2,400
Official Website: www.pimco.com
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Updated on 8th August 2016
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