As an associate portfolio manager, Christian’s responsibilities include the portfolio management of separately managed accounts. He also conducts investment analysis within the securitized products sector to make investment and relative value recommendations. Additionally, Christian communicates the fixed income team’s investment strategy, performance, and outlook with external clients and prospects. Christian joined the firm in 2017 and contributes 17 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Calamos, he worked at Wells Fargo as a fixed income portfolio manager and at Mercer Investment Consulting as a manager research consultant for fixed income. Previously, he also held roles at William Blair and Lehman Brothers Asset Management. Christian received a BS in Finance from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and an MBA from Cornell University. He holds Series 7, 63 and 65 licenses.