Alexandre Mikaelian Analytics Share Add Download Print Mr. Mikaelian is a vice president and quantitative research analyst in the Newport Beach office, focusing on analytics for commodities and real return investments. He was previously a quantitative research analyst in the portfolio analytics group and a portfolio associate on the real return desk. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2013, he worked on the financial engineering team at Societe Generale, where he structured and priced exotic payoffs linked to interest rates. He has eight years of investment experience and holds a master's degree in financial mathematics from the University of Chicago. He received undergraduate and master's degrees in statistics from ENSAE ParisTech.