Nov. 8, 2002 — AIM Capital Management said four of its portfolio managers are retiring.
Joel Dobberpuhl, 36, lead manager of AIM Worldwide Spectrum Fund/A (AWSAX), and A. Dale Griffin III, 44, who helps oversee AIM Asia Pacific Growth Fund/A (ASIAX) and AIM International Equity Fund/A (AIIEX), will retire at the end of December.
Polly Ahrendts, 45, the lead manager of AIM Select Equity Fund/A (AGWFX), and David Barnard, 54, co-manager of AIM Global Science & Technology Fund/A (GTTCX) and AIM Summit Fund/I (SMMIX), will retire at the end of January 2003.
Dobberpuhl also helps manage two other funds, and Barnard helps manage the AIM New Technology Fund/A (ANTAX).
Following their retirements, the portfolio managers’ responsibilities will be assumed by the remaining members of the teams that oversee the funds, AIM said.