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Sonali Pier

Portfolio Manager, Multi-Sector Credit

Ms. Pier is a managing director and portfolio manager in the Newport Beach office, focusing on multi-sector credit opportunities. She is the lead portfolio manager for diversified income and is a senior member of the leveraged finance team. She is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and the Americas portfolio committee, and previously she has served as a rotating member of the Investment Committee. Morningstar named her winner of the 2021 U.S. Morningstar Award for Investing Excellence in the Rising Talent category. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2013, she was a senior credit trader at J.P. Morgan, trading cash, recovery, and credit default swaps across various sectors. She has 20 years of investment experience and holds an undergraduate degree in economics from Princeton University.
Sonali Pier
Economic and Market Commentary
The Power of Flexibility in Multi-Sector Credit
Get a quick overview of current credit markets, why we favor high quality and some parts of the high yield market, and the importance – and power – of a flexible multi-sector approach in today's global markets.
Spotting Opportunities in the High Yield Ratings Migration
Improvement in ratings quality in recent years may buttress the high yield bond market’s performance in 2022, even as returns across asset classes could become more subdued.
Multi-Sector Credit: Flexibility Amid Shifting Markets
We believe an active, flexible, multi-sector approach may offer investors better long-term results by focusing on structural opportunities to generate alpha.