Wesley Chan


Mr. Chan is an executive vice president and portfolio manager in the Newport Beach office, focused on quantitative equity investing. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2018, he was with Acadian Asset Management, where he served as director of stock selection research and led a team focused on multi-factor quantitative equity strategies. Previously, he was a vice president in the quantitative investment strategies unit at Goldman Sachs, and a partner and lead equity researcher at Alphasimplex Group. He has 18 years of investment experience and holds a Ph.D. in financial economics from the MIT Sloan School of Management, where he published an influential study on using news to forecast stock returns. He received an undergraduate degree from Princeton University.