Mr. Boucher is a Portfolio Manager in the Fixed Income group, specializing in High Yield Products. He is a Portfolio Manager of Putnam High Yield Advantage Fund; Putnam High Yield Trust; Putnam Floating Rate Income Fund; and Putnam Global High Yield Bond Fund. Previously at Putnam, he was an Analyst covering the automotive, aerospace, and technology sectors and a Portfolio Manager in the U.S. High Yield group. Mr. Boucher also managed European high-yield portfolios and the allocation of global high-yield portfolios from Putnam's London office. He joined Putnam in 1998 and has been in the investment industry since 1985.
|Bank of Boston||Management Trainee||1985|
|Bank of Boston||Officer||1986|
|Bank of Boston||Assistant Vice President||1987-1991|
|Babcock & Brown, Inc.||Associate||1991|
|Bank of Boston||Vice President & Corporate Relationship Manager||1992-1996|