Ben Johnson, I am the director of global ETF research and editor of Morningstar® ETFInvestorSM, a monthly investment newsletter. Before assuming my current role, I was director of ETF research for Europe and Asia. I also previously served as a senior equity analyst, covering the agriculture and chemicals industries. Before joining Morningstar in 2006, I worked as a financial advisor for Morgan Stanley.
I hold a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Wisconsin. I also hold the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation. In 2015, Fund Directions and Fund Action named me among the 2015 Rising Stars of Mutual Funds.