Mr. Suzuki is an executive vice president, account manager, and head of the pension business in Japan. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2018, he was with Russell Investments. Previously, Mr. Suzuki was head of the pension business at Alliance Bernstein. He was also a senior portfolio manager for pension clients at Mizuho Trust Bank and worked on the rates/fixed income trading desk at Mizuho Corporate Bank and Fuji Bank. He has 26 years of investment experience and holds an undergraduate degree from the Faculty of Commerce at Waseda University in Tokyo.