Mr. Devarajan is an executive vice president and empirical research analyst in the Newport Beach office. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2011, he was an executive director in the quantitative strategies group at Nomura International, focusing on systematic frameworks for macro investing in the global fixed income markets. Previously, Mr. Devarajan was director, quantitative strategies at Lehman Brothers International. He has 19 years of investment and financial services experience and holds a postgraduate diploma in management from the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad in India. He received a bachelor of commerce degree from Delhi University.