Joseph Amato is President and Chief Investment Officer of Equities at Neuberger Berman. He is also responsible for overseeing NB's Fixed Income business. Prior to this, Amato served in several leadership capacities at Lehman Brothers, most recently as Global Head of Asset Management. He joined the company in 1994 as Head of High Yield Research and has since held senior-level positions within its Capital Markets business. Before Lehman Brothers, Amato spent 10 years at Kidder Peabody.