Andrew Vaden Chief Technology Officer Share Add Download Print Mr. Vaden is a managing director in the Newport Beach office and chief technology officer for PIMCO. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2012, he was chief information officer for the Americas at Nomura Holdings. Mr. Vaden was previously with Morgan Stanley for 28 years and held a variety of roles in technology and in trading, most recently serving as managing director and divisional chief information officer. He was also a bond options trader for 10 years at the firm and served as chief operating officer for the global foreign exchange business and chief technology officer for fixed income. He has 35 years of investment experience and holds a bachelor's degree from Swarthmore College.