Robert L. Salvin

Head of Corporate and Tax-Exempt Credit

Robert L. Salvin


Mr. Salvin is Head of Corporate and Tax-Exempt Credit within Fixed Income. He is responsible for managing the corporate credit and municipal investment processes. In addition, Mr. Salvin is a portfolio manager of Putnam's Convertibles, Fixed Income Global Alpha Plus, Floating Rate Loan, Global High Yield, Investment-Grade Corporate Credit, and U.S. High Yield strategies. Mr. Salvin is also responsible for covering the retail sector and portions of the non-cyclical market, as well as convertible securities. He joined Putnam in 2000 and has been in the investment industry since 1986.

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Years in the industry: 38
Years at Putnam Investments: 24

  • BancBoston Robertson Stephens, Managing Director, 1997–1999
  • SBC Warburg, Director, 1996–1997
  • Chase Securities, Analyst, 1993–1996
  • Broadview Associates, Analyst, 1986–1991


  • University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, M.B.A.
  • University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School, B.S.