Mr. Boucher is Portfolio Manager of Putnam High Yield Advantage Fund, Putnam High Yield Trust, Putnam Floating Rate Income Fund, and Putnam Global High Yield Bond Fund. He is responsible for managing the cyclical part of Putnam's high-yield portfolios. Mr. Boucher joined Putnam as an Analyst covering the automotive, aerospace, and technology sectors. He served as a Portfolio Manager on the U.S. High Yield group before moving to Putnam's London office to manage European high-yield portfolios. During this time, Mr. Boucher also managed the European allocation of global high-yield portfolios and collaborated with the U.S. High Yield group daily. He rejoined the U.S. High Yield team in 2005. Mr. Boucher 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|