Mohamed A. El-Erian is the co-CEO and co-CIO of PIMCO, the global investment management company. He previously served as President and CEO of the Harvard Management Company and was a faculty member of the Harvard Business School. He obtained his masters and doctorate degrees in Economics from Oxford University, after completing his undergraduate studies at Cambridge University. He serves on the board of the Peterson Institute for International Economics and of the International Center for Research on Women. He chairs Microsoft’s Investment Advisory Board.