Adrian H. Chan, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Adrian H. Chan, CFA


Mr. Chan is a Portfolio Manager in the Global Asset Allocation (GAA) group. He is responsible for tactical asset allocation decisions in the group, as well as derivatives and volatility strategies, including tail-risk hedging. In addition, Mr. Chan assists in portfolio construction for U.S. stock selection processes and leads efforts in custom indexing. He is a Portfolio Manager of Putnam's target-date, traditional asset allocation, multi-asset income, and total return strategies. His work also contributes to Putnam’s Capital Markets Outlook. Mr. Chan has been in the investment industry since he joined Putnam in 2003. After leaving in 2006 to complete his M.B.A., he rejoined the firm in 2008.

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Years in the industry: 19
Years at Putnam Investments: 19


  • University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School, M.B.A.
  • Harvard University, A.B.