Christopher Harms is a Vice President and Portfolio Manager for Loomis, Sayles & Company. He serves as a portfolio manager in the fixed income group and as co-head of the relative return team. He also co-manages the Loomis Sayles Core, Intermediate Duration and Short Duration strategies. Mr. Harms has more than 36 years of investment industry experience. Prior to joining Loomis Sayles in 2010, he was a senior vice president and managing director of an investment management team at CapitalSource Bank. He has also served as managing director and senior fixed income portfolio manager at Mackay Shields.

Mr. Harms holds a BSBA from Villanova University and an MBA from Drexel University.