Ms. Katsumi joined PineBridge Investments in May 2000. She is a Portfolio Manager for Japan Small Cap Equity Strategy. Prior to joining PineBridge Investments, Ms. Katsumi was an analyst at T&D Taiyo Daido Asset Management, formerly Taiyo Life Gamma Asset Management, where she was responsible for small-cap equity research. Her industry experience dates back to 1996. Ms. Katsumi received a B.A. from International Christian University. She is a Chartered Member of the Security Analysts Association of Japan.