Ms. Thompson is a managing director and Head of US Retail Distribution with Allianz Global Investors, which she joined in 1998. She is also a standing guest of the US Executive Committee. Ms. Thompson is responsible for the core business operations, strategy and growth of the firm’s Advisory Sales division; she is also responsible for the placement and distribution of the firm’s wide range of products offered through broker-dealers, financial advisors and other platforms. Ms. Thompson has held a variety of other positions within the firm, most recently as Head of Advisory National Accounts. She has 20 years of investment-industry experience.
Ms. Thompson has a B.A. from the University College of Dublin, Ireland. She holds the FINRA series 6, 7, 24, 63 and 65 licenses.