Head of Asia-Pacific
Mr. Kersman is a managing director and head of PIMCO in Asia-Pacific. Based in Hong Kong and Singapore, he is responsible for setting the strategic direction for the region and leading a team of professionals to deliver investment solutions and service to Asia-Pacific clients. He is also a member of the firm's Executive Committee. In his previous roles at PIMCO, he was head of strategic accounts for the U.S. global wealth management business and before that, he was head of Latin America. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2005, Mr. Kersman worked at BBVA’s pension fund in Argentina, where he focused on product and business development. He has 23 years of investment and financial services experience and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a J.D. degree from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina.