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Richard Weil

Chief Executive Officer at Janus Henderson


Bio: Richard Weil is Chief Executive Officer of Janus Henderson Investors and also serves as a member of the board of directors. In this role, Richard is responsible for the strategic direction and overall day-to-day management of the firm. He also leads the firm's Executive Committee. Prior to this, Richard was chief executive officer of Janus, a position he had held since joining the firm in 2010. Before his tenure with Janus, Richard spent 15 years with PIMCO, where most recently he served as the global head of PIMCO Advisory and as a member both of PIMCO's executive committee and the board of trustees of the PIMCO Funds.

Previous to his appointment at PIMCO Advisory, he was chief operating officer of PIMCO, a position he held for 10 years, during which time he successfully led the development of PIMCO's global business and founded their German operations. Earlier, Richard served as PIMCO Advisors L.P.'s general counsel. Prior to joining PIMCO in 1996, he was with Bankers Trust Global Asset Management and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York. Richard earned his bachelor of arts degree in economics from Duke University and his juris doctorate from the University of Chicago Law School. He has 25 years of financial industry experience.

Richard comments: "I was proud to support the Project 1000 #50For50 campaign in 2019, so you could say I am doubly proud to be among the 100 executives featured in the 2020 Pride campaign. Diversity and inclusion is integral to the culture of Janus Henderson and I believe it is important that LGBT+ colleagues know that they have allies at senior levels of the business."
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