As Senior VP and Account Manager, Dr. Puffer initiated business development and marketing for PIMCO’s entry into the Canadian market. She Advised large potential clients regarding fixed income strategies, and participated in well-known quarterly investment strategy forums at head office and underwent in-depth training.
PIMCO is the largest fixed income portfolio manager globally with about $2 trillion under management.
Dr. Puffer was Vice President and Portfolio Manager, co-head of Canadian fixed income responsible for management of specialty mandates, all corporate credit investments, duration and curve positioning, risk management and analytics for over $7B in assets. She built and strengthened client relationships through regular meetings and educational presentations. She was a member of the Asset Mix Committee and Advisory Committee to the executive management team.
Legg Mason is a diversified group of asset managers with over $675 billion under management.