William Cvengros has been a member of the board of trustees of Janus Funds since 2011, where he is on the Investment Oversight and Money Market Committees and is Chairman of the Audit Committee.
Mr. Cvengros was the Chairman of National Retirement Partners (NRP) from 2006 until its assets were sold to LPL Financial in 2011. NRP was a national network of advisors to sponsors of corporate retirement plans. From 2002 to 2004, Mr. Cvengros was a member of the Venture Partner/Advisory Board of Edgewater Funds, a private equity firm providing growth capital to middle market companies. Prior to Edgewater, Mr. Cvengros was the Chairman of PacketVideo Corporation from 1998 to 2005 and the CEO & President of PIMCO Advisors L.P. from 1994 to 2000. A leading publicly-traded investment management firm, PIMCO Advisors was purchased by Allianz A.G. in 2000. Mr. Cvengros was Chairman of Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO) from 1986 to 1994 and Vice Chairman & Chief Investment Officer of Pacific Life from 1990 to 1994. From 1986 to 1990, he was the Executive VP & Chief Investment Officer of Pacific Life, heading its Asset Management Group, which included PIMCO, Pensions, and Investments. From 1972 to 1986, Mr. Cvengros held various positions at Pacific Life, where he headed the firm’s Private Placements and General Account Portfolio Strategy.
He has been on the boards of directors of Prospect Acquisition Corporation (2007 to 2009), Remedy Temp (1996 to 2006) and Furon (1987 to 1998). He is also on the boards of the Boys & Girl Clubs of Capistrano Valley, the Mission San Juan Capistrano - Preservation Foundation, and CASA of Orange County.
Mr. Cvengros earned his M.B.A. from Northwestern University (Kellog) and his B.A. in Economics from University of Notre Dame.