Joel Shpall

Senior Vice President
Fixed Income


Mr. Shpall is a Credit Analyst in the Fixed Income group and is responsible for the transportation, autos, and chemicals sectors. Mr. Shpall joined TCW in 2010 with the acquisition of Metropolitan West Asset Management LLC (MetWest). He conducts credit research in the consumer cyclical and transportation sectors. He has garnered considerable expertise in the auto and airline industries. Prior to joining MetWest in 1998, he was a trading officer with Wilshire Associates, responsible for processing all international and fixed income trades. Mr. Shpall holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).