DENVER, July 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Janus Henderson Group plc (NYSE/ASX: JHG) today announced that Michelle Rosenberg has been appointed General Counsel and Company Secretary of Janus Henderson Investors, effective immediately. Ms. Rosenberg will oversee both the Legal and Internal Audit functions and will report to Co-CEO's Richard Weil and Andrew Formica. She will be a member of the firm's Executive Committee and based primarily in Denver.
Ms. Rosenberg was previously Head of Legal for North America and joined Janus Henderson from Fidelity Investments in 2003. Over her 20 years of financial services experience, she has provided legal counsel on a broad range of areas for the U.S., EMEA and Pan Asia businesses.
"After an exhaustive search, which included several highly qualified external applicants, we couldn't be more pleased that we found our best candidate internally," said Andrew Formica, Co-CEO of Janus Henderson Investors.
"Michelle is recognized as a strong business partner for her clients and an adept leader for her Legal team," said Richard Weil, Co-CEO of Janus Henderson Investors. "We are thrilled to leverage Michelle's strong track record and energy in delivering on our strategic priorities as we move through integration and beyond at this exciting phase for our firm."
About Michelle Rosenberg
Michelle Rosenberg most recently served as Senior Vice President, Head of Legal, North America at Janus Henderson Investors, a position she held since the merger of Janus Capital Group and Henderson Global Investors in May 2017. Prior to this, Michelle was SVP, Deputy General Counsel of Janus Capital Group. In her role as Head of Legal, North America, Michelle was responsible for oversight of legal support for Janus Henderson's North American business, including corporate and asset management matters across Janus Henderson's investment strategies and vehicles for its range of retail and institutional clients. Michelle regularly represents Janus Henderson with regulators and industry groups and serves on a number of management committees, including the 401(k) advisory committee for Janus Henderson's 401(k) and employee stock ownership plan and the firm's North America leadership team. Prior to her role at Janus Henderson, Michelle worked at Fidelity Management & Research Company, where she supported various legal initiatives during her tenure, with a particular focus on investment advisory and investment company issues.
Michelle holds a bachelor of arts from Bates College and a juris doctorate from University of Florida Levin College of Law. She has 20 years of financial industry experience.
About Janus Henderson Investors
Janus Henderson is a leading global active asset manager dedicated to helping investors achieve long-term financial goals through a broad range of investment solutions, including equities, quantitative equities, fixed income, multi-asset and alternative asset class strategies.
Janus Henderson has approximately $372 billion in assets under management (as of 31 March 2018), more than 2,000 employees and offices in 27 cities worldwide. Headquartered in London, the company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). It has a market capitalization of approximately US$6 billion.
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