Brian S. Freiwald,CFA

Portfolio Manager

Mr. Freiwald is the Portfolio Manager of Putnam Emerging Markets Equity Fund. Previously at Putnam, he was an Analyst focusing on emerging-market equities. He joined Putnam in 2010 and has been in the investment industry since 2004.

Funds managed

Fact sheet Annual Semi-annual Compare
Emerging Markets Equity Fund
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 695 funds in the Diversified Emerging Mkts category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 257 funds in the Diversified Emerging Mkts category.
5-year Morningstar RatingTM among 579 funds in the Diversified Emerging Mkts category.
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 695 funds in the Diversified Emerging Mkts category.

Blog posts

Deglobalization creates new winners in China

8/25/2020

The trade war, pandemic, and the Made in China 2025 initiative are resulting in a deglobalization trend and opportunities in China.