Bill Gross is the portfolio manager responsible for managing the Janus Global Unconstrained Bond and Total Return strategies and is a member of the Janus global macro fixed income leadership team. He is based in Newport Beach, California. Mr. Gross co-founded PIMCO in 1971 and served as managing director and chief investment officer until joining Janus in 2014. Throughout his career, Mr. Gross has received numerous awards including Morningstar Fixed Income Manager of the Decade for 2000 to 2009 and Fixed Income Manager of the Year for 1998, 2000 and 2007. In 2011, Institutional Investor magazine awarded him the Money Management Lifetime Achievement Award. He is a renowned expert within the bond market and is at the forefront of thought leadership on the subject of fixed income investing. He is also author of the books, "Everything You've Heard About Investing is Wrong" and "Bill Gross on Investing." Mr. Gross holds an undergraduate degree from Duke University and an MBA from the Anderson School of Management at the UCLA.