Margé Karner

Marge Karner

Vice President, Senior Portfolio Manager

1986

Industry Start

2014

Firm start

Margé Karner is a vice president and senior portfolio manager for American Century Investments®.

Ms. Karner is a member of the firm's Macro Strategy Team, which sets investment policy for the Fixed Income group.

Ms. Karner joined the company in 2014 from International Finance Corporation, where she served as principal investment officer and led the build out of new syndication/co-investment for alternative and complex products. Previously, she was a senior portfolio manager with HSBC Global Asset Management where she managed global emerging markets debt commingled funds and segregated mandates for institutional clients and served as the lead portfolio manager for an emerging markets corporate debt mutual fund and an emerging market debt sleeve for a global high yield fund. Prior to that, she held positions with International Financial Corporation and Barents Group of KPMG.

Ms. Karner earned a bachelor's degree in international relations and economics from Wheaton College and a master's degree in international economics and east European studies from The Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. She is fluent in English, Estonian, Russian and Finnish.