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FMR Co., Inc.

FMR Co., Inc. is responsible for actively constructing the model portfolio and researching potential investments for the Fidelity® Equity-Income Strategy.

James Morrow

  • PORTFOLIO MANAGER, FMR CO., INC.
  • JOINED FIDELITY: 1999

Jim Morrow is a portfolio manager at FMR Co., Inc., the investment advisor for Fidelity's family of mutual funds. In this role, Mr. Morrow manages Fidelity Series Equity-Income Fund (since 2012), Fidelity Advisor Series Equity-Income Fund (since 2012), and Fidelity Advisor Diversified Stock Fund (since 2006). He also serves as lead manager of Fidelity Equity-Income Fund, Fidelity Advisor Equity-Income Fund, and VIP Equity-Income Portfolio (all since 2011). Mr. Morrow has been with Fidelity since 1999 and, prior to his current responsibilities, managed Select Technology Portfolio from 2005 to 2007, Select Electronics Portfolio and Fidelity Advisor Electronics Fund from 2004 to 2007, as well as Select IT Services Portfolio from 2001 to 2003, when he began covering semiconductor equipment stocks. Mr. Morrow earned his bachelor of science degree in finance from the University of Buffalo and his master of business administration degree from the University of Chicago.

Naveed Rahman

  • INSTITUTIONAL PORTFOLIO MANAGER, FMR CO., INC.
  • JOINED FIDELITY: 2003

Naveed Rahman is an institutional portfolio manager at FMR Co., Inc., the investment advisor for Fidelity's family of mutual funds. In this role, Mr. Rahman serves as a member of the investment management team, maintaining a deep knowledge of portfolio philosophy, process, and construction, assisting portfolio managers and their CIOs in ensuring portfolios are managed in accordance with client expectations, and contributing to investment thought leadership in support of the team. He is a co-manager on several value and income oriented equity separately managed accounts (SMAs) and is also a principal liaison for portfolio management to a broad range of current and prospective clients and internal partners. Mr. Rahman has been with Fidelity since 2003 and, prior to his current responsibilities, worked as a vice president, and as a director for strategy and new business development. Mr. Rahman earned his bachelor of arts degree in ethics, politics, and economics from Yale College, magna cum laude, and his master of business administration degree from Stanford University's Graduate School of Business.

Srinivas Vemparala

  • SENIOR QUANTITATIVE ANALYST, FMR CO., INC.
  • JOINED FIDELITY: 2009

Srinivas Vemparala is a senior quantitative analyst at FMR Co., Inc., the investment advisor for Fidelity's family of mutual funds. In this role, Mr. Vemparala is responsible for stock selection modeling, risk modeling, portfolio construction research, and for managing an SMA for Equity-Income strategies. Prior to joining Fidelity in 2008, Mr. Vemparala was a quantitative analyst in Citigroup Private Bank's Tailored Portfolio and a manager with Citigroup Asset Management, Investment Research Technology. Mr. Vemparala earned his bachelor's and master's degrees in computer science from Andhra University.