Gibson Smith is Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income, a position he has held since January 2006. In this role, Mr. Smith is responsible for Janus’ fixed-income investment process, including overseeing the trading, research, risk management and portfolio management teams. In his role as Portfolio Manager, he co-manages the Janus High Yield, Core Plus, Short Duration, Short Duration High Yield, Intermediate Fixed Income, U.S. Corporate Credit, Global Investment Grade, Global High Yield, Global Multi-Sector, Long Duration and Real Return strategies and all related funds. He also co-manages the fixed income portion of the Janus Balanced and Perkins Value Plus Income strategies and related funds. He is also a member of the Janus Executive Committee and the Janus Capital Group Global Allocation Committee. Mr. Smith joined Janus in January 2001 as a fixed income analyst. Prior to joining Janus, he served as vice president in the fixed income division at Morgan Stanley.
He earned a bachelor of arts degree in economics from the University of Colorado and has 24 years of financial industry experience.