Jonathan Coleman is Head of Growth Equities, a position he has held since September 2013. In this role, Mr. Coleman ensures the consistent execution of the equity team’s investment philosophy and process. Mr. Coleman is also a member of the Janus Capital Group Global Allocation Committee. From January 2006 to September 2013, Mr. Coleman served as Chief Investment Officer, Equities. Mr. Coleman also currently serves as a Portfolio Manager responsible for managing the Janus Small-Mid Cap Growth strategy and all related portfolios, a position he has held since May 2013. He also co-manages the Janus Small Company Growth strategy and all related portfolios, a position he has held also since May 2013. Additionally, Mr. Coleman manages the Janus Protected Series – Growth and Janus Protected Series – Global strategies. In July 1994, Mr. Coleman joined Janus as a research analyst. From 1997 through 2000, he was Co-Portfolio Manager of the Small Company Growth strategy. From February 2002 through November 2007, Mr. Coleman served as Portfolio Manager of Janus’ Mid Cap Growth strategy. From November 2007 to May 2013, Mr. Coleman served as Co-Portfolio Manager of the Janus Classic Growth strategy and all related portfolios. Prior to joining Janus, he was a Fulbright Fellow in Costa Rica, researching economic integration in Central America.
Mr. Coleman received his bachelor of arts degree in political economy and Spanish from Williams College, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and has 21 years of financial industry experience.