Bill Gross is the Portfolio Manager of the Global Unconstrained Bond and Total Return strategies and a member of the global macro fixed income leadership team at Janus Henderson Investors. Mr. Gross co-founded PIMCO in 1971 and served as managing director and chief investment officer until joining Janus in 2014. Throughout his career, he has received numerous awards, including Morningstar Fixed Income Manager of the Decade for 2000 to 2009 and Fixed Income Manager of the Year for 1998, 2000 and 2007. Mr. Gross became the first portfolio manager inducted into the Fixed Income Analysts Society’s Hall of Fame in 1996 and received the Bond Market Association’s Distinguished Service Award in 2000. In 2011, Institutional Investor magazine awarded him the Money Management Lifetime Achievement Award. Mr. Gross is a renowned expert on the bond market and at the forefront of thought leadership on the subject of fixed income investing. He is also author of the books “Everything You’ve Heard About Investing Is Wrong” and “Bill Gross on Investing.” He is based in Newport Beach, California.
Mr. Gross holds a bachelor’s degree from Duke University and an MBA from the Anderson School of Management at the University of California – Los Angeles. He has 47 years of financial industry experience.