Aaron M. Cooper, CFA
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Cooper is Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Putnam Investments, responsible for setting strategic direction and driving execution across the firm. He oversees the firm's Investments, Operations, Digital Technology, and Global Investment Strategies groups. Mr. Cooper is also a member of Putnam’s Operating Committee. Previously at Putnam, he served as Chief Investment Officer, Equities, where he led Putnam’s Equities group, including the portfolio management, research, and trading areas. Mr. Cooper joined Putnam in 2011 and has been in the investment industry since 2000.