Paul Blankenhagen III
Paul is a portfolio manager for Principal Global Equities. He is a portfolio manager for the firm’s international (global ex-U.S.), regional European and emerging global leaders strategies. He is also active in company research, focusing on the international banking sector. Paul joined the firm in 1992 and has been a member of the international equity team since 1995. He became a portfolio manager in 2000. He received an MBA from Drake University and a bachelor’s degree in finance from Iowa State University. He has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute.