Investment Management

VY BlackRock Inflation Protected Bond Portfolio - Class I

Portfolio Management Team

Directed Services LLC

Investment Adviser

Directed Services LLC, Asset Management Arm is a privately owned investment manager. The firm primarily provides its services to investment companies.

BlackRock Financial Management Inc.

Investment Sub-Adviser

BlackRock Financial Management Inc. (“BlackRock Financial Management” or “Sub-Adviser”), a Delaware Corporation, is an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of BlackRock, Inc. The principal address of BlackRock Financial Management is 55 East 52nd Street, New York, New York 10055. As of December 31, 2011, BlackRock Financial Management and its affiliates had approximately $3.513 trillion in investment company and other portfolio assets under management.

Brian Weinstein

Portfolio Manager

Managed Fund since 2007

A Managing Director of BlackRock Financial Management since 2008 and a member of the investment strategy group since 2002. Mr. Weinstein co-heads BlackRock’s global inflation business and plays a senior role in the management of total return products.

Martin Hegarty

Portfolio Manager

Managed Fund since 2010

Managing Director of BlackRock Financial Management since 2010. Prior to joining BlackRock in 2010, Mr. Hegarty was a director at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, acting as a market maker and primary risk taker in treasury inflation protected securities within their global rates and currencies group. Prior to joining Bank of America Merill Lynch in 2003, he was an associate at Merrill Lynch in global rates and currencies unit in London, acting as a market maker in European, Scandanavian, and U.K. inflation linked bonds.