Mr. Mehra is a senior vice president, account manager, and specialist in the defined contribution (DC) practice in the Newport Beach office. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2022, he was a vice president and senior DC investment strategist at State Street Global Advisors (SSGA), responsible for supporting sales efforts across U.S. DC clients and prospects; he also contributed to product and solutions development. Previously, Mr. Mehra was a senior investment consultant at Willis Towers Watson, where he advised institutional retirement plan sponsors on asset allocation, DC plan design, manager selection, and ongoing monitoring of their retirement plans. He has 16 years of investment experience and holds an undergraduate degree in economics and mathematics from Ohio Wesleyan University. He is also a CFA charterholder and an Associate of the Society of Actuaries.