Eric Thorderson, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Joined in 1996, Industry since 1986

"I believe that I can use diversification to maximize yield rather than take unnecessary risk by betting on the direction of interest rates. I strive to provide consistent strong performance over the long term."


Eric Thorderson is Portfolio Manager and Executive Vice President of Janus Money Market Fund and Janus Government Money Market Fund. Prior to joining Janus as a money market analyst in May 1996, Mr. Thorderson was a money market portfolio manager and fixed income analyst for USAA Investment Management Company. He also worked as a fixed income analyst and trader for Alexander Hamilton Life Insurance Company.

Mr. Thorderson received his bachelor of arts degree in business administration from Wayne State University and his MBA from the University of Illinois. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and has 29 years of financial industry experience.