College of Business & Technology
Laura J. Janus
Laura Janus is a founding partner of Holland Capital and serves as the Chief Investment Officer for Fixed Income and as the Fixed Income Portfolio Manager. Ms. Janus has primary responsibility for fixed income research and trading for the firm. She has over 37 years experience managing taxable fixed income assets.Prior to forming the firm in 1991, Ms. Janus joined the investment department at Mutual Trust Life Insurance Company in 1970 and was responsible for credit research and management of a $200 million fixed income portfolio -- comprised of short term instruments, private placements, public bonds, and common and preferred stock.
In 1980, she was elected Treasurer, which added responsibilities in the areas of banking relationships, cash flow management, five-year projection plans, and budgets. Ms. Janus has received the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Society of Chicago and the CFA Institute. Ms. Janus holds a B.S. in accounting from Western Illinois University.