As a managing director and fixed income strategist, Amar works closely with Wellington clients and investors on fixed income allocations, market dynamics, and strategies. He is the publisher of Wellington’s Fixed Income Monthly Drivers and Observations and has over two decades of experience in fixed income markets in both the public and private sectors. Prior to joining Wellington Management in 2018, Amar worked as a strategist at Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo in fixed income and asset allocation. Previously, he served as the deputy director of the Office of Debt Management at the US Treasury Department (2011 – 2015). He also held roles in fixed income markets as an investment grade portfolio manager at UBS Global Asset Management (2008 – 2011), a fixed income derivatives solutions strategist at Merrill Lynch (2006 – 2008), and a credit analyst at UBS Investment Bank (2000 – 2003).
Amar has an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business (2006), a Master of Science in European Political Economy from the London School of Economics and Political Science (2000), and a Bachelor of Arts from Vassar College (1999).