Ben J. Fischer
, CFA, is a managing director and portfolio manager at NFJ Investment Group. He manages the AllianzGI NFJ Dividend Value Fund
, AllianzGI NFJ International Value Fund
, AllianzGI NFJ Small-Cap Value Fund
and AllianzGI NFJ Global Dividend Value Fund.
He has been a member of the Management Board of AGI Capital since June 2008. He is a founding partner of NFJ Investment Group and has portfolio management responsibilities for the NFJ Dividend Value, NFJ International Value and NFJ All Cap Value strategies. Prior to joining NFJ in 1989, he was chief investment officer, institutional and fixed income, senior vice president and senior portfolio manager, NationsBank; and securities analyst at both Chase Manhattan Bank and Clark, Dodge. He earned his M.B.A. from New York University, and his J.D. and B.A. from Oklahoma University. Ben has over 40 years of investment industry experience.