Pramol Dhawan is Managing Director, PIMCO. Mr. Dhawan is a portfolio manager in the Newport Beach office. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2013, he was a managing director and head of emerging markets trading for Americas at Société Générale in New York. He was previously based in London where he headed the Central and Eastern Europe emerging markets team for the firm. Additionally, he was a management consultant at Accenture. He has investment experience since 2004 and holds an undergraduate degree in computer science and management studies from the University of Nottingham.
Mr. Romo is an executive vice president and emerging markets portfolio manager in the Newport Beach office Mr. Romo is a founding member of PIMCO Juntos and serves on the steering committee. He is also a standing member of the emerging markets portfolio committee (EMPC). Prior to joining PIMCO in 2011, Mr. Romo was a Vice President in the emerging markets trading group at Citigroup, focusing on trading hard currency bonds and credit default swaps in Latin America. He was previously an analyst at Sandell Asset Management in New York. He also served as Vice President for Morgan Stanley, where he was a trader and a strategist for local currency, local rate and credit derivatives in emerging markets. He began his career as a civil engineer in Mexico. He has 19 years of investment and financial services experience and holds master’s degrees in financial engineering from Columbia University and civil engineering from Stanford University. He received a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City.
Yacov Arnopolin is responsible for the portfolio advisory services provided to the Desjardins SocieTerra Emerging Markets Bond Fund. Mr. Arnopolin is an executive vice president and portfolio manager in the New York office. He is co-chair of the Emerging Markets Portfolio Committee (EMPC). Prior to joining PIMCO in 2016, Mr. Arnopolin served as a managing director overseeing emerging market fixed income portfolios at Goldman Sachs Asset Management. He has more than 20 years of investment experience and holds a bachelor's degree in economics from Carnegie Mellon University.