WEARABLES INDEX COMMITTEE2018-06-15T22:13:55+00:00



EQM Indexes LLC has assembled a team of financial and industry professionals with years of experience to serve on its Index Committee. The role of the Committee is to ensure the index is being managed according to its stated rules and guidelines. Furthermore, the Committee may periodically review the index’s methodology, vote on rule changes, vote on additions or deletions, and use their combined industry expertise to determine which stocks qualify to be considered as index candidates. The Committee formally meets before each semi-annual rebalance/reconstitution date, and communicates informally throughout the year as other issues arise.

The members of the EQM Indexes LLC Index Committee are:

Jane Edmondson

Co-Founder of EQM Indexes LLC and Founder of EQM Capital LLC.

Ms. Edmondson is a former Quantitative Portfolio Manager with Allianz Global Investors and its predecessor firm Nicholas-Applegate. She started her career at Merrill Lynch and has more than 25 years of experience in the investment industry. She holds an MBA in Finance from San Diego State University and a BA from UC Irvine.

Dan Janowiak

Co-Founder of EQM Indexes LLC. Mr. Janowiak was previously a Senior Vice President of Business Development with LM Capital Group and worked for Allianz Global Investors where he focused on institutional sales, client service, and consultant relations. He has held senior sales and advisory roles for Private Asset Management, American Century Investments and Morgan Stanley Dean Witter. He received a BA degree in Marketing from Western Illinois University.

Christopher Herrera

Mr. Herrera is currently a Portfolio Manager and Partner with Frontier Global Partners. He was formerly a Portfolio Manager for the Allianz Global Equities team where he managed the firm’s International Small Cap Growth and Global Select strategies. Prior to joining Allianz Global Investors via a predecessor firm, Mr. Herrera was an analyst at Lehman Brothers. He earned his MBA from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley and holds a BS in Business Administration from USC.

Ted Vickey

Ted Vickey, MS, PhD (candidate) is Founder and CEO of FitWell LLC, a fitness and wellness disruptive health technology company serving clients around the world. In addition Ted is the Senior Advisor Emerging Technologies at the American Council on Exercise, Senior Advisor for Disruptive Health Technologies at Canyon Ranch Institute, and Professor of Kinesiology at Point Loma University. Referred to as “One of the most connected men in fitness,” Vickey served as Executive Director of the White House Athletic Center under three Presidents.


EQM Capital, LLC (“EQM Capital”) is an investment adviser registered with the State of California. Additional information regarding EQM Capital can be found in EQM Capital’s Form ADV Part 2A which is available on the SEC’s web site at www.adviserinfo.sec.gov. While under common ownership, EQM Capital does not control EQM Indexes, LLC.

EQM Indexes LLC is not affiliated with LM Capital Group or Frontier Market Asset Management, LLC.