Nationwide Asset Management, LLC
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Nationwide Asset Management, LLC

Nationwide Asset Management LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company. NWAM primarily acts as an investment adviser for affiliated entities (nine of 10 NWAM clients) and their business needs, which may include third parties. Affiliated Nationwide portfolios include mutual funds, trusts, defined benefit plans, separate account products, a charitable foundation and a bank. NWAM is a subadviser of Nationwide Funds.

Joel S. Buck

Co-Portfolio Manager
Nationwide Bond Fund, Nationwide Government Bond Fund and Nationwide Inflation-Protected Securities Fund

Joel (Joe) joined Nationwide Mutual in 1998 as Director-Investments. He is currently a Senior Investment Professional in the Enterprise Portfolio Management group and manages or co-manages multi-asset class portfolios for Nationwide Mutual and affiliates. Joe is Co-Portfolio manager for the Nationwide Bond Fund, Nationwide Government Bond Fund and the Nationwide Inflation-Protected Securities Fund, as well as multiple portfolios within the Nationwide Variable Insurance Trust. Joe earned his bachelor’s degree in Finance from The Ohio State University and an MBA from the University of Dayton. Prior to joining Nationwide, he was Chief Investment Officer for the Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio.

Gary S. Davis, CFA

Co-Portfolio Manager
Nationwide Bond Fund

Gary joined Nationwide Mutual, the parent company of NWAM, in 1998 as a senior portfolio manager and is currently a Senior Investment Professional. Gary is Co-Portfolio Manager for the Nationwide Bond Fund, the Nationwide Variable Insurance Trust (NVIT) Core Bond Fund and the NVIT Short-term Bond Fund. Additionally, he manages and co-manages other institutional fixed income accounts for Nationwide Mutual. Gary earned his bachelor’s degree in Finance from Wright State University and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

Gary R. Hunt, CFA

Co-Portfolio Manager
Nationwide Government Bond Fund

Gary joined Nationwide Mutual, the parent company of NWAM, in 1998 as a senior portfolio manager and is currently a Senior Investment Professional. Gary is Co-Portfolio Manager for the Nationwide Bond Fund, the Nationwide Variable Insurance Trust (NVIT) Core Bond Fund and the NVIT Short-term Bond Fund. Additionally, he manages and co-manages other institutional fixed income accounts for Nationwide Mutual. Gary earned his bachelor’s degree in Finance from Wright State University and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.