(Bloomberg) –- William Kohli, the world’s top global bond fund manager, has made daring moves during his career from an early age.

In his first job out of college at Sperry Corp., he helped write one of the first software programs for the Marine Corps to allow its jet fighters to land without the assistance of pilots. From a naval airbase in Vallejo, California, in the early 1980s, with his adrenaline flowing, Kohli used a computer to steer the planes to the ground without crashing.

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