Mihaela Yankova

Portfolio Manager


Ms. Yankova is a vice president and portfolio manager in the Newport Beach office, focusing primarily on emerging markets within PIMCO’s global macro hedge fund strategies. She is a member of the firm's emerging markets portfolio committee and has served as a rotating member of the firm’s investment committee and Americas portfolio committee. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2018, Ms. Yankova was an associate portfolio manager at Covepoint Capital Advisors in New York, focusing on global macro and emerging markets. Previously, she was an associate vice president at Barclays, where she traded emerging market currencies and interest rates as well as developed and emerging markets currency volatility. She has eight years of investment experience and holds an undergraduate degree in operations research and financial engineering from Princeton University.