Mark Redfearn is a senior managing director and portfolio manager on the fixed income team at PPM America, Inc. (PPM). Prior to joining PPM in 2002, Mark was a corporate bond portfolio manager for Van Kampen Funds. Previously, he worked for Van Kampen Funds’ risk management group. Mark earned a master’s degree in public affairs from Indiana University and a bachelor’s degree in economics and political science from Miami University (Ohio). He is a CFA® charterholder.