LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The TCW Group, a global asset management firm, today announced that Simon Park has joined the firm as a managing director in its U.S. Fixed Income Group. In this role, he is responsible for trading high-yield and cross-over securities. Park is based in Los Angeles and reports to Jerry Cudzil, Head of U.S. Credit Trading.
“We are extremely pleased to welcome Simon to the team,” said Cudzil. “His extensive experience in the corporate bond markets will be valuable as we move into a more volatile investment environment for credit.”
Park has more than 20 years of experience in bond trading. Prior to joining TCW, he was a portfolio manager and fund risk manager for JAE Credit Management where he focused on U.S. corporate securities and derivatives. Before joining JAE Credit Management, Park was a managing director and portfolio manager in relative value corporate credit for the internal investment unit at UBS and its externally run hedge fund, Dillon Read Capital Management. Park began his career at Goldman Sachs where he became a managing director focused on cross-over credit on the corporate bond trading desk. He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Harvard College.
About The TCW Group
TCW is a leading global asset management firm with a broad range of products across fixed income, equities, emerging markets and alternative investments. With more than four decades of investment experience, TCW today manages over $175 billion in client assets. Through the MetWest and TCW Fund families, TCW manages one of the largest mutual fund complexes in the U.S. TCW’s clients include many of the world’s largest corporate and public pension plans, financial institutions, endowments and foundations, as well as financial advisors and high net worth individuals. For more information, please visit www.tcw.com.