Lucy Macdonald is a portfolio manager and Chief Investment Officer (CIO) Global Equities with Allianz Global Investors, which she joined in 2001. She heads the Global Equities team and manages the Global Equity High Alpha strategy. Lucy Macdonald is also a member of the firm’s Global Policy Council, which is responsible for setting company-wide macroeconomic and strategic policy. Before joining the firm, she was a director and a senior portfolio manager at Baring Asset Management, where she managed high-alpha funds. Lucy has a degree from Bristol University. Ms. Macdonald is an associate of the Society of Investment Professionals.