Brendan is Managing Director of Global and Multi-Sector Bonds. Previously, he served as Director and Senior Portfolio Manager of Global Strategies responsible for managing non-US, global, and opportunistic bond portfolios. Before being promoted to Portfolio Manager in 2009, he was a Senior Trader responsible for trading developed and emerging market non-dollar securities as well as all foreign currencies. Brendan joined the Firm in 2005 from State Street Research, where he was a Senior Trader responsible for investment grade corporate bonds. Brendan holds a BA from Trinity College, holds the CFA® designation, and has 21 years of industry experience.