Jonathan R. Stanley, CFA
Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, Virtus Investment Partners
Jonathan Stanley is managing director, portfolio manager, and sector manager of high yield credit at Newfleet Asset Management. Mr. Stanley is co-portfolio manager of the Virtus High Yield Fund and Virtus Strategic Income Fund. He is also co-portfolio manager of a flexible credit/leveraged finance strategy and two actively-managed ETFs, including the Virtus Newfleet Multi-Sector Unconstrained Bond ETF (NFLT). In addition, Mr. Stanley is responsible for credit analysis of the restaurant industry for the Newfleet team.
Prior to joining Newfleet in 2011, Mr. Stanley was on the fixed income team at Goodwin Capital Advisers, an investment management company and former Virtus subsidiary, over two separate periods. From 1997 to 2001, he served in several capacities, including as an analyst on the emerging markets team, left the firm to pursue other opportunities for five years, and rejoined in 2006 as a member of the corporate credit group. He assumed responsibilities for the high yield sector in 2008.
Mr. Stanley’s additional investment experience includes serving as a research analyst at Hollister Investment Management, and as a portfolio manager at FA Asset Management and Global Financial Private Capital.
Mr. Stanley earned a B.S. in accounting from Fairfield University and an M.B.A. from the University of Florida. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) charter holder. He began working in the investment industry in 1997.