Voya International High Dividend Equity Income Fund
Portfolio Management Team
Voya Investments, LLC
Voya Investments, LLC., serves as the investment adviser to each of the Funds. Voya Investments has overall responsibility for the management of the Funds. Voya Investments provides or oversees all investment advisory and portfolio management services for each Fund, and assists in managing and supervising all aspects of the general day-to-day business activities and operations of the Funds, including custodial, transfer agency, dividend disbursing, accounting, auditing, compliance and related services.
Voya Investment Management Co. LLC
Voya Investment Management Co. LLC (“Voya IM” or “Sub-Adviser”), a Delaware limited liability company, was founded in 1972 and is registered with the SEC as an investment adviser. Voya IM is an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of Voya Financial, Inc. and is an affiliate of the Adviser. Voya IM has acted as adviser or sub-adviser to mutual funds since 1994 and has managed institutional accounts since 1972. The principal office of Voya IM is located at 230 Park Avenue, New York, New York 10169. As of December 31, 2016, Voya IM managed approximately $86.4 billion in assets.
Managed Fund since 2007
Martin Jansen is a portfolio manager on the global equity team at Voya Investment Management for the global equity strategy, infrastructure, industrials and materials fund and the international high dividend income fund at Voya Investment Management. He also has extensive experience running international value strategies. Previously, he was responsible for managing the transition of the U.S. equity trading facility and U.S. equity assets from former parent, ING Group in The Hague to ING Aeltus. Martin joined the firm to co-manage U.S. equity portfolios and was named head of the U.S. equity team in 1999. Prior to joining the firm, Martin was responsible for the U.S. equity and venture capital portfolios at a large corporate Dutch pension fund. He received a BComm and an MBA from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.
NNIP Advisors B.V.
NNIP Advisors B.V. (“NNIP Advisors” or “Sub-Adviser”) is a Netherlands corporation organized in 1896 and became an investment advisory company in 1991. NNIP Advisors is registered with the SEC as an investment adviser. NNIP Advisors is a company organized to manage investments and provide investment advice to entities in Canada and United States. The principal address of NNIP Advisors is Schenkkade 65, 2595 AS, The Hague, The Netherlands. As of December 31, 2015, NNIP Advisors had approximately $6.7 billion in assets under management. NNIP Advisors operates under the collective management of NN Investment Partners which, as of December 31, 2015, had approximately $204.2 billion in assets under management.
Managed Fund since 2007
Manu Vandenbulck, Portfolio Manager, is lead Investment Manager of the Emerging Markets High Dividend Strategy. Mr. Vandenbulck co-manages the Europe High Dividend Strategy (focusing on the non-euro zone countries) and assist in managing the Euro High Dividend Strategy. He joined NNIP Advisors in 2001.
Managed Fund since 2012
Robert Davis, Portfolio Manager, is a Senior Portfolio Manager within the NNIP Advisors Equity Value Boutique focusing on the team’s Emerging Market High Dividend strategy since 2012. He joined NNIP Advisors in 2011 as a Senior Emerging Markets Telecom Analyst. Prior to that he was with a boutique broker, Bryan Garnier from 2007 to 2011.
Managed Fund since 2007
Nicolas Simar, Portfolio Manager, is Head of the Value team in the Equity investments department and is responsible for the value strategies. Mr. Simar also manages the Euro High Dividend strategy. He started his career at the Banque Bruxelles Lambert Asset Management in 1996 (NN Investment Partners) as an investment manager of fixed-income.
Willem van Dommelen
Managed Fund since 2010
Willem van Dommelen is head of the investment managers’ team of the systematic beta column in the structured investment strategy department at NNIP Advisors B.V. Previously, Willem was a senior investment manager on the firms structured investments department, responsible for the management of a broad range of structured mutual funds and the advice and implementation of hedging activities for firm affiliates. Willem began his career as a portfolio manager at NN Investment Management, where he advised and serviced around 80 institutional clients. Willem obtained his master’s degree in economics from Tilburg University, specializing in accountancy and investment theory. He holds a RBA degree (registered investment analyst).