Chief Investment Officer
Vernon Meyer is the chief investment officer of Hartford Funds. In this role, Vernon manages the investment advisory group, a team of more than 30 investment professionals responsible for portfolio oversight, investment product innovation and integrity, manager evaluation, selection and ongoing due diligence of assets invested in Hartford Funds retail and HLS funds. Vernon also chairs the Investment Product Oversight committee and is a portfolio manager for the Hartford Checks and Balances, Conservative Allocation, Moderate Allocation, and Growth Allocation Funds.
Prior to joining the organization, Vernon worked for MassMutual where he developed and managed the multi-manager mutual funds and investment platforms.
Vernon graduated with a bachelor’s degree in economics from Trinity College and an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He is a member of the Hartford CFA Society and the CFA Institute. Vernon has also earned the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).