The strategy will be available to institutional and international investors through separate accounts and other delivery vehicles, according to the Los Angeles-based international asset-management firm.
Sah joins TCW from Oppenheimer Funds, where he managed the Oppenheimer International Small Company Fund. Sah has a Ph.D. in Economics from Columbia University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Technology and Mechanical Engineering from I.I.T., Kanpur in India.
The TCW International Small Cap Strategy, which launched February 28, will invest in small-cap companies located outside of the United States, the company said. It generally targets companies with market capitalizations of $6 billion or less at the time of purchase.