Ashok Bhatia is Managing Director and Deputy Chief Investment Officer for Fixed Income at Neuberger Berman. He is also a lead portfolio manager on NB's multi-sector fixed income strategies. Prior to this, Bhatia served as Lead Global Macro Portfolio Manager at large multistrategy hedge funds, including Wells Fargo, Balyasny Asset Management, and Stark Investments. He began his career in 1993 as an Investment Analyst at Morgan Stanley. He has over 27 years of extensive experience in the financial industry.