On Jan. 20, 2022, AB named director of U.S. high yield William Smith as a comanager on AB High Income AGDZX (and the FCP version of the strategy, AB Global High Yield). Smith joined AB in 2012 and has headed up AB's U.S. high-yield business for the past five years. Smith joins Gershon Distenfeld, Matthew Sheridan, Christian DiClementi, and Fahd Malik on this strategy’s management roster. Distenfeld, who joined AB in 1998 and is the firm's co-head of fixed income, has managed this offering since 2008. AB veteran Sheridan also joined AB in 1998 and became a comanager on this strategy in 2005. DiClementi and Malik both became comanagers here in 2021, having joined AB in 2003 and 2006, respectively.
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