Christopher A. Alders

Senior Vice President
Institutional Marketing


Mr. Alders joined TCW in 2017 and is a relationship manager on the Institutional Marketing team covering the Western U.S. Prior to joining TCW, Chris was a Managing Director at Wells Capital Management, where he was responsible for business development in the U.S. Previously, he was Head of Sales, Marketing & Consultant Relations at RCM/Allianz. Earlier in his career, he was Co-Head of Sales & Marketing for BACAP as well as business development roles at Putnam Investments and Bankers Trust. Active in civic organizations, Chris has worked in the past in an advisory capacity to the Cardinal and current Archbishop of Los Angeles in the capacity of the finance council, strategic planning and currently, development. Chris holds a BA and MBA from Pepperdine University. In addition, he holds Series, 6, 7, and 63 FINRA licenses.