Mr. Salm is Chief Investment Officer of Fixed Income and a member of Putnam's Operating Committee. He
is responsible for the overall strategy and positioning of Putnam’s fixed-income portfolios. Mr. Salm
specializes in investment strategies related to mortgage and structured credit products and interest-rate
and volatility derivatives. He joined Putnam in 1997 and has been in the investment industry since 1989.
Mr. Salm is a portfolio manager of Putnam Diversified Income Trust, Putnam Global Income Trust,
Putnam Fixed Income Absolute Return Fund, Putnam Income Fund, Putnam Master Intermediate Income
Trust, Putnam Mortgage Securities Fund, Putnam Premier Income Trust, Putnam Ultra Short Duration
Income Fund, and 37 Capital
's Structured Credit strategies. Previously at Putnam, he served as Co-Head
of Fixed Income.