Shep Perkins, CFA

Co-Head of Equities

Mr. Perkins is Co-Head of Equities. He is responsible for providing strategic direction to portfolio managers and equity analysts. In addition, Mr. Perkins is a portfolio manager of Putnam Global Equity Fund and Putnam Multi-Cap Growth Fund. He joined Putnam in 2011 and has been in the investment industry since 1993.

Funds managed

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Global Equity Fund
Multi-Cap Growth Fund
5-year Morningstar rating among 1093 funds in the Large Growth category.


Equity Outlook


Analysis of global equity markets from the Co-Heads of U.S. and International Equities.

Blog posts

Just how cheap are European equities?


Our analysis finds that industry group weightings play a significant role in valuation discrepancies between U.S. and European equities.

Proceeding toward Brexit: The risks for investors


With the United Kingdom beginning to move forward with Brexit, we see risks to the economy, the pound, and the markets.

New horizon for corporate governance


Pressure on the boards of Japanese companies to increase the return on equity for shareholders is changing the outlook for investing in Japan.