Carmel Corbett Wellso

Director of Research | Portfolio Manager
Carmel Corbett Wellso | Janus Henderson Investors

Carmel Corbett Wellso is Director of Research at Janus Henderson Investors. In this role, she is in charge of the firm’s centralized equity research effort. Ms. Wellso is responsible for maintaining a powerful and successful investment culture by attracting and retaining strong analysts, managing global research coverage, driving independent research and collaborating with portfolio managers and the global chief investment officer. As head of Janus Henderson’s Portfolio Oversight Team, Ms. Wellso also helps oversee the firm’s research strategies, which consist of the best ideas of her analyst team. Additionally, she has extensive global investment experience and is the recipient of the 2019 Lead Portfolio Manager in Global Equities from the Women in Asset Management Awards, which recognizes the outstanding innovation achieved by the women in the world of asset management. Before joining Janus as a research analyst in 2008, Ms. Wellso was a partner focusing on global financial services at Standard Pacific Capital. Prior to that, she was director of Asian equity sales for UBS Warburg. Ms. Wellso also served as an assistant director and Asian banking analyst with ING Barings Securities, where she led consistently top-ranked financials teams. Ms. Wellso began her investment career as a credit analyst at MHT/Chemical Bank (JP Morgan Chase), focusing on emerging market sovereign exposures and financial sector lending.

Ms. Wellso received her bachelor of arts degree in English literature and business administration from Marquette University and her MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management. She also served for two years in the U.S. Peace Corps in Kenya. Ms. Wellso has 26 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

Can Equity Markets Recover from the Coronavirus?
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Can Equity Markets Recover from the Coronavirus?

The spreading coronavirus has caused investors to worry about earnings growth. But as history shows, markets can rebound sharply once virus fears ease.

Market GPS: Will Economic Growth Reaccelerate in 2020?

Market GPS: Will Economic Growth Reaccelerate in 2020?

Signs of a slight uptick in global economic growth next year are emerging. Should the growth materialize, we think stocks could benefit.

Global Sector Views: Is the U.S. Headed for Recession?

Global Sector Views: Is the U.S. Headed for Recession?

As trade tensions potentially distort the economic outlook, investors should prepare for market volatility and focus on defensive growth companies.

Growth Slowing, but Precipitous Drop Unlikely
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Growth Slowing, but Precipitous Drop Unlikely

Although the current economic expansion is aging, leading indicators do not indicate a sharp contraction.

What’s Behind the Historic Valuation Gap in Equities?

What’s Behind the Historic Valuation Gap in Equities?

Director of Research Carmel Wellso explains how disruption in multiple sectors has led to a wide valuation gap.