Garrett Walls joined Angelo Gordon in 2010 and is a Senior Advisor in the Client Partnership Group. Prior to joining the firm, Garrett was head of the Institutional Client Group for Trust Company of the West (TCW). Before TCW, Garrett was with JPMorgan Asset Management, where he served as a Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Institutional Americas business. While at JPMorgan, he was Head of the West Coast region, focusing on large corporate and public funds, endowments, and foundations. In addition, Garrett has held a variety of sales and senior management responsibilities at IBM Corporation. Garrett holds a B.S. degree from Boston University and is a former Board Member of the Pacific Pension Institute. He also serves as an advisor to the Public Employees Retirement System of Idaho as well as being a member of the investment committee for the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). IEEE’s core purpose is to foster technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity.