Christian Clayton

Credit Strategist


Mr. Clayton is a senior vice president and credit strategist in the Newport Beach office, focused on closed-end funds, interval funds and other credit-oriented strategies. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2014, he worked in the investment banking division at Citigroup in Hong Kong. He holds an MBA from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California and a master’s degree in East Asian Studies from Columbia University. Mr. Clayton received an undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University.