Paul D. Scanlon, CFA
Co-Head of Corporate and Tax-exempt Credit
Mr. Scanlon is Co-Head of Corporate and Tax-exempt Credit in the Fixed Income group. He manages the corporate credit investment process and oversees the tax-exempt team. Mr. Scanlon is responsible for the creation of stand-alone corporate credit portfolios as well as a number of multi-sector strategies. In addition, he is a member of Putnam's ESG Committee, which leads environmental, social, and governance initiatives across the firm. Mr. Scanlon collaborates with portfolio managers and analysts on ESG integration, assessing the fundamental relevance of ESG issues at a security level, and the potential for alpha generation and risk mitigation at the portfolio level. He joined Putnam in 1999 and has been in the investment industry since 1986.
Mr. Scanlon is a portfolio manager of Putnam Diversified Income Trust, Putnam Fixed Income Absolute Return Fund, Putnam Floating Rate Income Fund, George Putnam Balanced Fund, Putnam Global Income Trust, Putnam High Yield Fund, Putnam Master Intermediate Income Trust, and Putnam Premier Income Trust. Previously at Putnam, he served as a Portfolio Manager of non-cyclical credit sector strategies and as an Analyst covering the healthcare, consumer, and retail sectors. Mr. Scanlon is a member of CFA Society Boston.
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