Co-Chief Investment Officer
Janus Capital Group
Gibson Smith has been Co-Chief Investment Officer of Janus sine January 2006. He is responsible for Janus’ fixed-income investment process, including overseeing the trading, research, risk management and client portfolio management teams. He serves as the co-portfolio manager of Janus fixed-income strategies, including High Yield, Core Plus, Short Duration, Short Duration High Yield, U.S. Corporate Credit, Investment Grade Credit, Global High Yield and Global Core Plus, as well as Executive Vice President of the related funds. He is member of the Janus Executive Committee. Mr. Smith joined Janus in January 2001 as a Fixed Income Analyst. Before that, he was Vice President in the Fixed Income Division at Morgan Stanley. He earned a BA degree in Economics from the University of Colorado and has twenty-one years of financial industry experience.
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