Beth MacLean Portfolio Manager, Bank Loans Share Add Download Print Ms. MacLean is an executive vice president and bank loan portfolio manager in the Newport Beach office. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2011, she was a partner and bank loan portfolio manager at Lord Abbett, where she oversaw the firm’s loan portfolio management team and managed structured products. Previously, she was a managing director and portfolio manager for leveraged loan investments at Nomura Corporate Research and Asset Management. Before that, she was vice president and portfolio manager at Pilgrim Investments and also held senior corporate lending officer roles at the Bank of Hawaii and the Bank of New York. She has 28 years of investment experience and holds an MBA from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. She received an undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University. Ms. MacLean is both a board member and Investment Advisory Committee member for the PIMCO Foundation, as well as a board member for Illumination Foundation, an organization focused on breaking the cycle of homelessness in Orange County. She serves on the leadership council for PIMCO Women, an effort that seeks to attract, retain, develop and engage women at the firm.