Loomis Sayles Hires Insurance Industry Veteran to Support Continued Growth

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BOSTON (7 SEPTEMBER 2021) – Loomis, Sayles & Company is pleased to announce that Sean Saia has joined the firm as an investment director. Among his responsibilities will be a focus on the continued growth and retention of the firm’s insurance business. In this role, Sean will serve as an extension of the portfolio management team, translating investment ideas within the context of insurance mandate specific constraints to apply the full depth and breadth of Loomis Sayles’ credit expertise to client portfolios.

“With an understanding of the continued pressure on insurers to generate income, I’m excited to be part of an organization with a broad reach into the credit markets,” said Saia. Sean joins Loomis Sayles from Goldman Sachs, where he was a vice president and senior lead portfolio manager responsible for managing $14.8 billion in fixed income mandates on behalf of insurers. Earlier in his career, he was head of insurance asset management at Dwight Asset Management, serving as a fixed income portfolio manager and head of the insurance team.

Erin Heard
(617) 960-2029


Since 1926, Loomis, Sayles & Company has helped fulfill the investment needs of institutional and mutual fund clients worldwide. The firm’s performance-driven investors integrate deep proprietary research and integrated risk analysis to make informed, judicious decisions. Teams of portfolio managers, strategists, research analysts and traders collaborate to assess market sectors and identify investment opportunities wherever they may lie, within traditional asset classes or among a range of alternative investments. Loomis Sayles has the resources, foresight and the flexibility to look far and wide for value in broad and narrow markets in its commitment to deliver attractive sustainable returns for clients. This rich tradition has earned Loomis Sayles the trust and respect of clients worldwide, for whom it manages $357.7 billion** in assets (as of 30 June 2021).

**Includes the assets of Loomis, Sayles & Co., LP, and Loomis Sayles Trust Company, LLC. Loomis Sayles Trust Company is a wholly
owned subsidiary of Loomis, Sayles & Company, LP.


Loomis, Sayles & Company, LP
Loomis, Sayles & Company, LP

Loomis Sayles matches its long history of alpha generating capabilities with the complex needs of its insurance clients. The firm offers a suite of differentiated fixed income strategies, each with clear and consistent investment philosophies. Experience in providing custom solutions is layered in to generate specific portfolios, designed to fit client objectives.

Colin Dowdall, CFA
Director of Insurance Solutions
(617) 449-8782

Lauren McDermott
VP, Insurance Solutions
(617) 816-6301

One Financial Center
Boston, MA 02111

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