Global Head of Fixed Income
Dan James is global head of fixed income at Aviva Investors, a role he has held since January 2016. Previously, he was Aviva’s global head of rates and multi-strategy fixed income. In addition to serving as co-portfolio manager of Aviva Investors Multi-Strategy (AIMS) Target Return Fund, Mr. James also serves as co-portfolio manager of the Virtus Aviva Multi-Strategy Target Return Fund, which is subadvised by Aviva.
Prior to joining Aviva in 2011, Mr. James was chief investment officer at Fischer Francis Trees & Watts where he oversaw fixed income, absolute return, and global aggregate products. Previously, he held positions at ABN AMRO Asset Management and Mercury Asset Management.
Mr. James began his career in the investment industry in 1995.
Aviva Investors Americas LLC (AIA) is the named subadviser to the Virtus Aviva Multi-Strategy Target Return Fund and utilizes the services of Aviva Investors Global Services Limited (AIGSL) and its other affiliates (collectively, Aviva Investors) to manage the Fund. Each affiliate entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) with AIA and these affiliates are Participating Affiliates as that term is used in relief granted by the SEC. The investment professionals listed are located in London and are employees of AIGSL.