Sharad Bansal Portfolio Manager, Mortgage Credit Share Add Download Print Mr. Bansal is an executive vice president and portfolio manager on the mortgage credit team in the Newport Beach office. His responsibilities include managing residential investments in alternative funds, including co-managing PIMCO Tactical Opportunities Fund. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2005, Mr. Bansal worked at Goldman Sachs, Long-Term Capital Management and a technology startup in India. He served as a specialist in the area of proprietary financial technology. He has 14 years of investment experience and holds an MBA in analytic finance and economics from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and an undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin.