Joshua B. Kutin, CFA

Mr. Kutin is a Portfolio Manager in the Global Asset Allocation group. In this role, he is responsible for international equity quantitative stock selection and global tactical asset allocation. He is also a Portfolio Manager of Putnam Absolute Return 500 Fund; Putnam Absolute Return 700 Fund; Putnam Dynamic Asset Allocation Funds (Balanced, Conservative, Growth); Putnam Dynamic Risk Allocation Fund; Putnam Retirement Income Lifestyle Funds; and Putnam RetirementReady Funds. Previously, Mr. Kutin was an Analyst, working on all aspects of the GAA products, from portfolio construction to forecast design. He was also an Investment Associate on the GAA team, where he focused on the theory and implementation of portfolio optimization systems. Mr. Kutin has been in the investment industry since he joined Putnam in 1998.

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