OCMBA: MARK KIESEL of PIMCO – Investment Outlook 2021, Wed 3/24, 5:30pm PDT

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Wednesday, March 24, 2021
5:30pm— 6:30pm
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Wednesday, March 24, 2021, 5:30pm – 7:00pm PDT

What impact will the new U.S. government, the evolution of the COVID pandemic and shifts in the economy have on investment opportunities in 2021 and beyond?  Find out as renowned investment professional Mark Kiesel of PIMCO shares his perspectives on the market once again with OCMBA, followed by a question and answer session.  If you’ve attended any of Mark’s previous presentations to OCMBA, you know you’ll leave with many useful insights that you can apply to your investment strategy for the coming year and beyond.


WHEN:     Wednesday, March 24, 2021, 5:30-7:00pm PDT

WHERE:   This event will be conducted via Zoom.  Zoom information will be sent to participants after registration.

COST:    $15 Donation per person to Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County requested at time of registration.   


Registration is a two-step process:  (1) Please register using the link above and, then (2) make your donation to complete your registration.   


This event is hosted by the Chicago-Booth and Wharton Alumni Clubs of Southern California and is for the alumni of the fifteen business schools that comprise the OCMBA, and their guests.


Mark Kiesel is PIMCO’s CIO Global Credit and a Managing Director in the Newport Beach office.  He is a member of the Investment Committee, a generalist portfolio manager and the global head of corporate bond portfolio management, with oversight for the firm’s investment grade, high yield, bank loan, municipal and insurance business as well as credit research.  Morningstar named him Fixed-Income Fund Manager of the Year in 2012 and a finalist in both 2010 and 2017.  He has written extensively on the topic of global credit markets, founded the firm’s Global Credit Perspectives publication and regularly appears in the financial media.  He joined PIMCO in 1996 and previously served as PIMCO’s global head of investment grade corporate bonds and as a senior credit analyst.  He has 28 years of investment experience and holds an MBA from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business and an undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan.  Mark Kiesel’s blog is HERE.


OCMBA is a network of the Orange County / So Cal alumni chapters of fifteen leading Business Schools including:

Questions about the event?  Contact one of the hosting OCMBA liaisons:

Chicago-Booth host:  Scott Shea at [email protected]

Wharton host:  Jerry Kornblau at [email protected]


Learn more at www.OCMBA.com or join the OCMBA LinkedIn group if you graduated from one of the participating Business Schools.