Head of U.S. Public Fixed Income & Head of U.S. High Yield
David Mihalick is Barings’ Head of U.S. Public Fixed Income with responsibility of the U.S. High Yield Investments Group and the Investment Grade Group. David is also Chairman of the U.S. High Yield Investment Committee, a member of the Global High Yield Allocation Committee and a portfolio manager on various high yield strategies. Prior to his current role, David served as Head of Baring’s U.S. High Yield Credit Research Group where he was responsible for directing the research efforts of over 25 analysts. David has worked in the financial services industry since 2004. Prior to joining the firm in 2008, he was a Vice President with Wachovia Securities Leveraged Finance Group. At Wachovia he was responsible for sell-side origination of leveraged loans and high yield bonds to support both corporate and private equity issuers. Prior to entering the financial services industry, he served as an officer in the United States Air Force and worked in the telecommunications industry for 7 years. David holds a B.S. from the United States Air Force Academy, an M.S. from the University of Washington and an M.B.A. from Wake Forest University.