Thomas Smith is a portfolio manager and member of the emerging market debt team for MetLife Investment Management (MIM) Public Fixed Income. In this role he is a portfolio manager on the emerging market government bond strategy and the emerging market investment grade debt strategy.
Thomas has been with MIM since 2012, originally joining MetLife in 2001. Prior to his current role, he was based in Latin America, serving as a regional strategist for Latin American sovereign credit, a global market strategist for MetLife Afore, and the head of research for LatAm financial institutions. He has 23 years of industry experience.
Thomas received a Bachelor of Arts in international studies and spanish from Southwestern University and earned a Masters degree in finance from the Center for Macroeconomic Studies (CEMA) in Buenos Aires, Argentina.