Mr. Shvetz is a senior vice president and portfolio manager in the Newport Beach office, responsible for asset allocation portfolios including PIMCO’s target date funds. He is also involved in the management of PIMCO’s macro-focused hedge fund. Previously, he focused on developed and emerging market rates, foreign exchange, and short duration assets. He has served as a rotating member of the firm's Investment Committee and Americas portfolio committee. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2009, he worked in foreign policy, serving at the U.S. State Department on the Secretary of State’s staff and in the department’s 24-hour command center. Before that he was an aide in Congress. He has 15 years of investment experience and holds an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and an undergraduate degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.