Outside the Box: A female portfolio manager at Pimco explains the real reason more women don’t manage money

I am one of the 10%.

To be more specific, I am among the 10% of all fund managers in the U.S. who are women, a startling data point that Morningstar highlighted in a recent report.

I’ve worked in the financial services industry for nearly 30 years, and joined this exclusive club through hard work, a supportive family, a good sense for credit and a lot of helpful mentoring along the way. And as the industry begins to take on the issue of inclusion and diversity with more urgency, I believe my experience could help inform how we grow this 10% — and encourage greater participation by women in other male-dominated fields.

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