Carmel Corbett Wellso
Carmel Corbett Wellso is Outgoing Director of Research at Janus Henderson Investors. She will begin a six-month sabbatical starting July 1, 2020, after which she will determine in what capacity she would like to return to the firm. She served as head of the Portfolio Oversight Team and oversaw the firm’s research strategies from 2014. 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.