Darren A. Jaroch,CFA

Portfolio Manager

Mr. Jaroch is the Portfolio Manager of Putnam Large Cap Value Fund and Putnam International Value Fund. He also manages U.S. large cap value, non-U.S. value, and global value equity strategies for institutional portfolios. Previously at Putnam, he managed global core equity strategies and worked on quantitative models as a member of the U.S. Value team. Mr. Jaroch joined Putnam in 1999 and has been in the investment industry since 1996.

Products managed

Fact sheet Annual Semi annual
International Value Fund
5-year Morningstar RatingTM among 272 funds in the Foreign Large Value category.
Large Cap Value Fund
Overall Morningstar RatingTM among 1141 funds in the Large Value category.
10-year Morningstar RatingTM among 740 funds in the Large Value category.
5-year Morningstar RatingTM among 1012 funds in the Large Value category.
3-year Morningstar RatingTM among 1141 funds in the Large Value category.

Blog posts

What’s next for the hard-hit financials sector?


The financials sector has been among the hardest hit from the COVID-19-induced equity market selloff, but there are reasons for optimism.

October stock market volatility may signal a shift


Recent stock market volatility reflects a process of pricing in the fact that the global growth outlook has diverged.

Value opportunities gain traction in turmoil


Beneath dire headlines about plunging markets, we are seeing value opportunities assert themselves.