Mr. Porter joined DDJ in 2019 and has more than 27 years of experience in the investment industry.  He is responsible for business development and consultant relations for the firm.  Prior to joining DDJ, Mr. Porter spent nine years at Amundi Pioneer Asset Management (f/k/a Pioneer Investments), where he served for seven years as senior vice president and head of institutional distribution for North America, and was a member of the firm’s U.S. Management Committee.  In this capacity, he was responsible for managing a team of business development, consultant relations, relationship management and client portfolio management professionals.  During his first two years at Pioneer Investments, he served as head of consultant relations where he built and managed the team in North America.  Prior to that, he spent twelve years at State Street Global Advisors (SSgA), where he held senior roles in consultant relations and client portfolio management.  Earlier in his career, he worked at Scudder, Stevens & Clark.  Mr. Porter received his MBA, with a concentration in Marketing, from Northeastern University and his BA, magna cum laude, from St. Lawrence University and he holds his Series 7 registration.

Ms. Mahoney joined DDJ in 2019 and has more than 17 years of experience in the investment management industry. She is responsible for sales and consultant relations for DDJ. Prior to joining DDJ, she served as a senior vice president at Great Elm Capital Management, where she was responsible for investor relations for two publicly-traded, micro-cap companies. Prior to that, Ms. Mahoney was a Partner at MAST Capital Management, where she was responsible for marketing, investor relations and business development strategy. Earlier in her career, she worked at Strategic Value Partners, Avenue Capital, Protégé Partners, and Goldman Sachs. Ms. Mahoney received her BS from Cornell University.

Mr. Ross joined DDJ in 2016 and has more than 18 years of experience in the investment management industry.  Mr. Ross works with members of the business development and client service team to effectively communicate DDJ’s investment philosophy and strategies with clients, consultants and prospects.  Prior to joining DDJ, he served as a fixed income product management analyst at Wellington Management Company, where he acted as a proxy for portfolio managers in communicating to clients, consultants, and prospects on investment strategies, positioning, and market outlook.  Prior to that, Mr. Ross worked as an equity research associate at MFS Investment Management, where he built and maintained company models using bottom-up fundamental analysis to forecast various metrics.  Mr. Ross graduated cum laude with a BS in Finance from the University of Massachusetts and is a CFA charterholder.

Mr. Levine joined DDJ in 2008 and has more than 18 years of experience in the investment management industry. Mr. Levine works with the members of the business development and client service team to effectively communicate DDJ’s investment philosophy and strategies with clients, consultants and prospects. Before joining the business development and client service team in 2013, he served as performance manager for DDJ’s analytics team where he was responsible for performance measurement, portfolio analytics, attribution, and GIPS compliance for the firm. Earlier in his career, he worked at Blackrock, Inc. and State Street Corporation. Mr. Levine received his MS in Finance from Bentley University and his BS from Framingham State University. Mr. Levine is a CFA charterholder.

Mr. Hensher joined DDJ in 2016 and has more than 25 years of experience in the investment management industry. He is a relationship manager for DDJ and also has business development responsibilities. Prior to joining DDJ, he served as a director of relationship management at MFS International (UK) Limited in London for over ten years. Mr. Hensher worked with a broad range of institutional clients in the Nordic, North American and UK regions. Prior to that, Mr. Hensher was a client service manager, also at MFS International, where he set up and managed the London Institutional Client Service team. Earlier in his career, he worked at Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Rothschild Asset Management and Coutts & Co. Private Bank. Mr. Hensher received his Investment Management Certification (IMC) at the London School of Business.

Ms. Wedge joined DDJ in 2015 and has more than five years of experience in the investment management industry. She is responsible for supporting the firm’s relationship managers in the development of client and consultant relationships, as well as for performing certain sales-related responsibilities, including the production of marketing materials and the preparation of requests for proposals and due diligence questionnaires. Prior to joining DDJ, she served as a data integrity analyst at Commonwealth Financial Network, where she supported the advisor experience by maintaining and analyzing the data related to both client accounts and sponsor companies. Ms. Wedge received her BS in Mathematics and Finance from the College of Charleston and she holds her Series 7 and 63 registrations.

Ms. Kennedy most recently joined DDJ in 2017 and has more than 13 years of industry experience.  She is responsible for business development in various regions of the U.S.  She also served as a director at DDJ from 2008-2016.  Prior to re-joining DDJ in 2017, Ms. Kennedy worked as Vice President of Institutional Sales and Consultant Relations at NWQ Investment Management Company.  Prior to initially joining DDJ in 2008, Ms. Kennedy was a compliance analyst at Fidelity Investments.  Ms. Kennedy received her MA from the University of Miami and her BS from Syracuse University and she holds her Series 7 and 63 registrations.

Mr. O’Connor joined DDJ in 2013 and has more than 24 years of industry experience. As the head of business development and client service, Mr. O’Connor provides strategic direction to the team responsible for developing and maintaining all client and consultant relationships. He is also a member of both the Management Operating and Remuneration Committees.

Prior to joining DDJ, Mr. O’Connor served for three years as a managing director and head of North American distribution for Morgan Stanley Investment Management, where his team covered intermediaries, registered investment advisers, bank trusts, traditional institutional sales and consultant relations. Prior to that, he was an executive vice president at Pioneer Investments and earlier, a senior vice president at MFS Investment Management. Mr. O’Connor is a former officer in the United States Marine Corps and received his BA from Denison University and he holds his Series 7, 24 and 63 registrations.