Ms. Jordal is Executive Vice President and Senior Counsel in PIMCO’s Legal Department. As global head of the counterparty transactional management team, she oversees and advises PIMCO’s global offices on derivatives and forward/financing related transactions and agreements, as well as any related regulatory issues (DFA, EMIR, MIFID II). Ms. Jordal is also an active participant in various industry initiatives on behalf of PIMCO with respect to global regulatory requirements regarding derivatives and other fixed income products. She serves as a member of various advisory boards, steering committees and working groups of leading industry trade associations, including the International Swap and Derivatives Association (ISDA), SIFMA Asset Managers Group and Investment Company Institute.
Prior to joining PIMCO in 2002, Ms. Jordal was a member of the legal department at Deutsche Bank AG, working on a variety of derivative-related matters for the corporate/investment banking and asset management divisions. She has more than 17 years of legal and financial services experience and holds a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School and a bachelor’s degree from Connecticut College.