MarketWatch: Former OppenheimerFunds Rochester Head Troy Willis Joins Principal Street
MarketWatch recently reported that the former co-head of the OppenheimerFunds Rochester Municipal Bond Team Troy Willis has joined Principal Street Partners. Acting as the firm’s new Chief Investment Officer of Municipal Bond Strategies, Willis will use his decades of experience to bring a unique, institutional perspective as he collaborates on investment implementation and research for all of Principal Street Partners’ fixed income strategies. He also will chair the Principal Street Partners investment committee.
During his time serving as the co-head of the OppenheimerFunds Rochester Municipal Bond Team, Willis spent nearly 20 years managing $26 billion in assets while he and his team delivered top decile weighted average performance and top yielding Municipal Bond Funds. He left his previous firm last year, following its purchase by Invesco.
“Troy’s new role as Chief Investment Officer of Municipal Bond Strategies will ensure a cohesive, process-driven investment offering,” comments Principal Street Partners CEO James West. “His track record at Oppenheimer/Rochester speaks for his investment acumen and experience, and we are excited to welcome him to the team.”
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Based in Memphis, TN, Principal Street Partners is a $1.75 Billion asset manager and SEC-registered investment advisor with additional offices in Boston, MA, Pocatello, ID, Rochester, NY and Englewood, NJ. Founded in 2016, the firm focuses on innovative investment strategies with an emphasis on a disciplined investing approach focused on capital preservation. More information can be found at www.principalstreet.com or by calling 844.678.6900.