Mr. Johnson is an investment professional with over 20 years’ experience leading teams focused on fixed income investments. Mr. Johnson served as Managing Director, Head of Global Investment Grade Fixed Income and Chief Investment Officer for Neuberger Berman Investment Advisers, LLC and Neuberger Berman Fixed Income LLC from 2009 to 2019. He retired from his role as Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer in 2019 and transitioned to the role of Senior Diversity and Inclusion Leader at Neuberger Berman Services. In his current position, Mr. Johnson leads the firm’s efforts to improve diversity and inclusion in the workforce across Neuberger Berman entities. Prior to his roles at Neuberger Berman, from 2003 to 2009 Mr. Johnson was a Managing Director, Co-Head Investment Grade Fixed Income and Chief Investment Officer at Lehman Brothers Asset Management, LLC. He currently serves as a Non-Interested Trustee on the Board of Trustees of certain mutual funds advised by Hartford Mutual Funds, Inc. Mr. Johnson holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago and a MSEE and BSEE from Illinois Institute of Technology.