Chief Operating Officer, The TCW Group
Liz Kraninger is Chief Operating Officer for TCW. In this role, she oversees several key areas of the firm, including information technology, investment operations, and other corporate functions. Prior to joining TCW in 2021, Liz spent 14 years at PIMCO, where she was most recently Executive Vice President and Head of Client Operations. During her tenure at PIMCO, Liz held some of the most senior roles in operations, having led teams in data management, client servicing technology, and firm-wide strategic alignment. Prior to PIMCO, Liz was Partner and Owner of Kraninger Consulting and Partner and Owner of Techmoney LLC, where she specialized in the implementation of a highly customized global platform for clients. She began her career at Accenture as a technology and business analyst lead for large scale technology deployments for Fortune 500 pharma and biotech companies. Liz earned her BS in Biology from the University of California Los Angeles.