Dr. Sharef is an executive vice president and portfolio manager in the Newport Beach office. He is a member of the Americas Portfolio Committee and has served as a rotating member of the Investment Committee. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2011, he worked in the mortgage credit strategists group at Morgan Stanley. He has 11 years of investment and financial services experience and holds a Ph.D. in operations research from Cornell University, specializing in statistics and biometrics. He received an undergraduate degree from Princeton University.
Ms. Erin Browne served as Managing Director, Global Macro Portfolio Manager at UBS O'Connor. She also serves as a Head of Asset Allocation, Asset Management at UBS. She was Global Macro Portfolio Manager at Point72 Asset Management.
Ms. Sundstrom is a portfolio manager in the London office, focusing on asset allocation strategies. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2015, she was a partner and portfolio manager at Brevan Howard, where she led the Emerging Markets Strategies Fund. Previously, she was a portfolio manager at Moore Capital Management. She has 17 years of investment experience and holds a master’s degree in finance from Birkbeck College at London University and two degrees from Universite Paris Dauphine.