Independent TrusteeDr. Frank J. Fabozzi is Independent Trustee of the company. Dr. Fabozzi has served for over 25 years on the boards of registered investment companies. Dr. Fabozzi holds the designations of Chartered Financial Analyst and Certified Public Accountant. Dr. Fabozzi was inducted into the Fixed Income Analysts Societys Hall of Fame and is the 2007 recipient of the C. Stewart Sheppard Award and the 2015 recipient of the James R. Vertin Award, both given by the CFA Institute. The Boards benefit from Dr. Fabozzis experiences as a professor and author in the field of finance. Dr. Fabozzis experience as a professor at various institutions, including EDHEC Business School, Yale, MIT, and Princeton, as well as Dr. Fabozzis experience as a Professor in the Practice of Finance and Becton Fellow at the Yale University School of Management and as editor of the Journal of Portfolio Management demonstrates his wealth of expertise in the investment management and structured finance areas. Dr. Fabozzi has authored and edited numerous books and research papers on topics in investment management and financial econometrics, and his writings have focused on fixed income securities and portfolio management, many of which are considered standard references in the investment management industry. Dr. Fabozzis longstanding service on the boards of the ClosedEnd Complex also provides him with a specific understanding of the Funds, their operations and the business and regulatory issues facing the Funds. In addition, Dr. Fabozzi joined as a member of the boards of the funds in the EquityLiquidity Complex, effective April 1, 2014. Moreover, Dr. Fabozzis knowledge of financial and accounting matters qualifies him to serve as a member of each Funds Audit Committee. Dr. Fabozzis independence from the Funds and the Funds investment advisor enhances his service as Chair of the Performance Oversight Committee and as a member of the Governance Committee and Leverage Committee.
Age: 68 Executive Since 2007 CFA