Manish Rajguru is responsible for developing and implementing investment strategies for Lord Abbett’s taxable fixed-income investment products.
Mr. Rajguru began his career at Lord Abbett in 2014 as a Portfolio Manager for the firm’s taxable fixed-income strategies. Prior to joining the firm, he was a CMBS Portfolio Manager at Guggenheim Partners Investment Management (2012-13); Head of Commercial Real Estate Valuations at Houlihan Lokey/Red Pine Advisors (2009-2012); a CMBS Portfolio Manager at UBS; CMBS Research Analyst at Credit Suisse (2004-08); and worked on CMBS Securitization/Surveillance groups at Lehman Brothers (1997-2004). He has been in the financial services industry since 1991.
Mr. Rajguru’s work has been published in CMBS World.
In addition, Mr. Rajguru is a former volunteer for Two Together Tutoring, a nonprofit mentoring program catering to at-risk youth in the New York City area. He also actively volunteers for Leukemia Society of America, a non-profit to find a cure for Leukemia related cancers.
Mr. Rajguru earned a BS in finance from Northeastern University, and an MBA in finance from New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business. He also is a holder of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.