Douglas J. Vander Linde
Douglas (“Doug”) Vander Linde is President of Herndon Capital Management (HCM). As President, Doug’s responsibilities include development and execution of the firm’s global vision and strategy, people and cultural formation, oversight of all operations, and leading the marketing, distribution and client service efforts.
Doug began his investment career in 1984. Prior to joining HCM in March 2017, Doug was a Board member of Towers Watson Investment Management, UK LLC as well as serving as the Head of Global Distribution and contributed to Americas Leadership Team. Before joining Willis Towers Watson, Doug held Business Development management roles at Mercer Global Investments and Northern Trust. Additionally, Doug held sales roles at Putnam Investments and Met Life.
Doug received a Bachelor of Arts in Business/Economics from Calvin College and earned a Master of Business Administration from Keller Graduate School of Management.