Robert Mead Co-head of Asia-Pacific Portfolio Management Share Add Download Print Mr. Mead is a managing director in the Sydney office and co-head of Asia-Pacific portfolio management. He co-oversees the portfolio management teams in the region. Previously, he was a portfolio manager in Munich and head of the European investment grade corporate bond team. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2003, he was global head of investment grade credit research and head of non-U.S. high grade fund management at Citigroup Asset Management in London. He has 29 years of investment experience and holds an undergraduate degree from University of Technology, Sydney and a graduate diploma in Applied Finance from Securities Institute of Australia.