Robert J. Schoen

Mr. Schoen is a Co-Head of Global Asset Allocation in the Global Asset Allocation group. In partnership with other GAA Co-Heads, he is responsible for overall strategy and positioning of Putnam’s GAA products. In this role, his responsibilities include overseeing equity security selection strategies, portfolio 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 International Capital Opportunities 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. Previously at Putnam, Mr. Schoen was Head of the Quantitative Models group and an Analyst for the GAA group. Mr. Schoen joined Putnam in 1997 and has been in the investment industry since 1990.



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