Robert J. Schoen

Mr. Schoen is Co-Head of the Global Asset Allocation group and, in partnership with other GAA Co-Heads, is responsible for overall strategy and positioning of Putnam's GAA products. In this role he is accountable for overseeing equity process and risk for GAA portfolios, and his work contributes to Putnam's Capital Markets Outlook. He is a Portfolio Manager of Putnam Absolute Return 500 Fund®, Putnam Absolute Return 700 Fund®, Putnam Dynamic Asset Allocation Funds (Growth, Balanced, and Conservative), Putnam Dynamic Risk Allocation Fund, Putnam Low Volatility Equity Fund, Putnam Retirement Income Lifestyle Funds, Putnam RetirementReady® Funds, Putnam Strategic Volatility Equity Fund, Putnam's Total Return institutional portfolio, and Putnam's 529 college savings plan. Mr. Schoen, who joined Putnam in 1997, has been in the investment industry since 1990.



Company Title Period
Signalert Corporation Head of Research 1990-1992
Self-Employed Financial Consultant 1992-1997