Pramila Agrawal is a vice president and head of the custom income strategies (CIS) group at Loomis, Sayles & Company and a portfolio manager for specialized insurance mandates. In this role, she co-manages assets with investment teams and collaborates with clients to design customized solutions. Pramila joined Loomis Sayles in 2007 as an analyst in the quantitative research risk analysis group where she worked with investment teams across the firm developing relative value tools, predictive models and portfolio construction process.
Later, she joined the relative return team as a strategist, responsible for identifying and evaluating investment ideas and implementing them in portfolios, and was promoted to portfolio manager for the buy & maintain strategies in 2018. In 2019, Pramila was promoted to portfolio manager and head of the CIS group. Previously, she was in a research and development position at Metis Design. Pramila earned a BE from BITS in India and an MS and PhD in Robotics from Vanderbilt University.