Robert J. Kea, CFA

Mr. Kea is a 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 top-down equity views in GAA portfolios, and his work contributes to Putnam’s Capital Market’s 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 Retirement Income Lifestyle Funds; Putnam Retirement Ready Funds; Putnam’s Total Return institutional portfolio; and Putnam’s 529 college savings plan. Mr. Kea joined Putnam in 1989 as an accountant for international funds, and has been in the investment industry since 1988.

Education

Experience

Company Title Period
State Street Bank Accountant 1988-1989