Mr. Clayton is an executive vice president and strategist in the Newport Beach office. He leads PIMCO’s global wealth alternatives product strategy team, providing strategic oversight, product development, fundraising and servicing support to PIMCO’s global wealth management channels across alternative 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.