Managing Director, Head of US High Yield and Co-Head of Global High Yield
PGIM Fixed Income
Robert Cignarella, CFA, is a Managing Director and Head of US high yield for PGIM Fixed Income. He is also Co-Head of the global high yield strategy. Prior to joining the firm in 2014, Cignarella was a managing director and co-head of high yield and bank loans at Goldman Sachs Asset Management. He also held positions as a high yield portfolio manager and a high yield and investment grade credit analyst. Earlier, he was a financial analyst in the investment banking division of Salomon Brothers. Mr. Cignarella received an MBA from the University of Chicago, and a bachelor’s degree in operations research and industrial engineering from Cornell University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.