Timothy Bitsberger Joins TCW as Senior Account Manager in Client Services

Former Banker and U.S. Treasury Department Official to Enhance TCW Client Relationships

March 21, 2017

LOS ANGELES – March 21, 2017 – The TCW Group, a global asset management firm, announced today that Timothy Bitsberger has joined the firm as a Managing Director and Senior Account Manager in the firm’s Client Services Group. In this role, Bitsberger will work to enhance client relationships with significant institutions both in the U.S. and internationally.  Bitsberger is based in TCW’s New York City office and reports to Patrick Moore, Group Managing Director and Head of Client Services.

“TCW has seen significant growth in both mutual fund and separate account assets, and it remains a top priority to ensure we maintain strong relationships with both existing and new clients,” said Moore.  “Tim brings a wealth of experience from both the public and private sector and a deep understanding of the needs of institutional investors that will certainly enhance our ability to be a value-added partner to our clients.”  

With more than 30 years of industry experience, Bitsberger was previously the Head of Official Institutions Coverage for the Americas at BNP Paribas.  Prior to joining BNP Paribas, he served as the Treasurer for Freddie Mac between 2006 and 2009.  From 2001 to 2005, Bitsberger served at the U.S. Department of the Treasury as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Federal Finance and Assistant Secretary for Financial Markets, a role for which he received Senate confirmation.  Before joining the U.S. Treasury Department, he spent ten years at Nationsbanc as a senior trading manager.  Bitsberger began his career as a derivatives trader at Drexel Burnham Lambert.  

Bitsberger earned a MBA from Harvard University and a bachelor’s degree from Yale University.  He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and the International Research & Exchange Board.  
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About The TCW Group
TCW is a leading global asset management firm with a broad range of products across fixed income, equities, emerging markets and alternative investments.  With more than four decades of investment experience, TCW today manages over $190 billion in client assets.  Through the MetWest Funds, TCW Funds and TCW Alternative Funds families, TCW manages one of the largest mutual fund complexes in the U.S.  TCW’s clients include many of the world’s largest corporate and public pension plans, financial institutions, endowments and foundations, as well as financial advisors and high net worth individuals.  For more information, please visit www.tcw.com.

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