Ken O’Donnell is the head of Short Duration Fixed Income and is responsible for performance, growth, and development of short duration products firm wide. Ken is also the senior portfolio manager for short duration strategies, which includes US short duration, US short-intermediate duration, global short duration and LIBOR related portfolios. Ken has a broad base of experience in global fixed income markets, having managed multi-sector portfolios including structured securities, corporate and government bond portfolios. He joined the company in 2002 and is based in New York.
Prior to joining us, Ken was with Standish Mellon Asset Management in Boston. There, he held roles in various fixed income segments, including high yield and securitized trading. His primary responsibilities included managing credit exposures for a diversified group of client portfolios.
Ken has 19 years of investment experience. He holds an MS in Finance from Boston College and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Syracuse University. He is a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts and the CFA Institute. Ken is a CFA Charterholder.