Founder & Principal Investor
Janet has over 35 years of investment experience, having managed global portfolios in three of the 10 largest equity mutual funds in the US. She retired in 2004 as a director of Capital Research and Management Company (assets in excess of US $1 trillion) and principal executive officer of The Income Fund of America. An active philanthropist for over 30 years, Janet is chair emerita of the board of Berkeley Endowment Management Company. In the past she has served as board chair of Oxfam America, board trustee of Oxfam International, and board member of Smith College, the Deutsche Bank Microfinance Consortium Fund and MicroCredit Enterprises. She was a Fulbright Scholar, received her bachelor’s degree from Smith College, and attended New York University Graduate School of Business.