Portfolio Manager, Commercial Real Estate
Mr. Chen is an executive vice president and portfolio manager in the Newport Beach office, where he leads the U.S. real estate private equity and special situations team and is a member of the investment committees for PIMCO’s CRE equity and debt strategies. He has experience across all major CRE sectors, including asset and corporate investments. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2010, he was with private equity real estate firm JER Partners for 11 years, most recently as managing director and a member of the firm's investment committee. Mr. Chen previously worked in the fixed income group of Banc of America Securities. He has 26 years of investment experience and holds a bachelor's degree in economics from Georgetown University.
Matt Tuten, portfolio manager, structured credit, and Devin Chen, portfolio manager, private real estate, share insights about why PIMCO is able to identify opportunities that others don’t and why a pivot during the pandemic paid off.
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