Douglas Rao is Portfolio Manager of the Janus Concentrated Growth strategy including the Janus Forty Fund and all related portfolios. Prior to joining Janus in May 2013, Mr. Rao was a partner and portfolio manager at Chautauqua Capital, a position he held since August 2012. Mr. Rao was with Marsico Capital from 2005 to 2012, holding several positions during his tenure. His first role was as an analyst, a position he held from 2005 to 2009. In 2007, Mr. Rao was named a portfolio manager, at which time he began managing the Marsico Flexible Capital Fund. In 2010, Mr. Rao began co-managing the Marsico Focus Fund and the Marsico Growth Fund. Prior to his tenure at Marsico Capital, Mr. Rao was a senior analyst at Trust Company of the West from December 2000 to July 2005.
Mr. Rao received his bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Virginia and his MBA from the University of California, Los Angeles. He has 17 years of financial industry experience.