Ms. Fritz is an executive vice president and head of the independent broker-dealer channel within the U.S. global wealth management team. She oversees investment professionals who manage the firm’s relationships with independent and regional financial intermediaries serving the wealth management marketplace across all product and vehicle offerings. Previously, she was a lead account manager in the wirehouse channel and held roles within the firm’s sales and marketing divisions. Ms. Fritz serves as a lead of the PIMCO Families employee resource group and sits on the board of New York Common Pantry. She joined the firm in 2006. She has 18 years of investment experience and holds an MBA from New York University Stern School of Business. She received an undergraduate degree from Fairfield University.