Jeffrey A. Engelsman

Managing Director
Global Chief Compliance Officer


Since joining the TCW Group, Inc. (TCW) in 2014, Mr. Engelsman has served as the Global Chief Compliance Officer of TCW, and the Chief Compliance Officer for TCW’s sponsored registered investment companies (TCW’s Funds). Mr. Engelsman is responsible for ensuring that the TCW affiliated registered investment advisers, registered broker dealer and the TCW Funds have and implement compliance programs required by the relevant federal and state securities laws. In addition, Mr. Engelsman has oversight responsibility relating to the compliance functions of TCW’s international operations and compliance with local foreign jurisdictional requirements. Prior to his affiliation with TCW, he was a Managing Director of New York Life Investments and the Chief Compliance Officer of the MainStay Funds from 2009 to 2014. Prior to serving as Chief Compliance Officer Mr. Engelsman served as Director and Associate General Counsel for New York Life Investments and was responsible for the Retail Investment Management group within the Office of General Counsel, with oversight of mutual fund, separately managed account, 529 Plan, transfer agency and broker-dealer related matters. From 1999 to 2005 Mr. Engelsman was Director and Senior Counsel with Deutsche Asset Management. At Deutsche Asset Management, Mr. Engelsman oversaw many aspects of mutual fund governance, including Board reporting, and regulatory matters, distribution and transfer agency matters. From 1995 to 1999, Mr. Engelsman served as an attorney at Great West Life & Annuity Insurance Company. Mr. Engelsman received his BS in Economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He received a JD from Boston University, and an LLM in Taxation from the University of Denver School of Law. He is admitted to practice law in Colorado and Missouri. Mr. Engelsman holds series 7, 24, and 63 FINRA licenses.