Brett S. Kozlowski, CFA

Co-Head of Structured Credit

</p>Mr. Kozlowski is Co-Head of Structured Credit within Fixed Income, focusing on Putnam's structured credit strategies as well as 37 Capital's alternative structured credit strategies. He is responsible for developing investment strategies within structured credit sectors, including commercial mortgage and structured finance securities. Mr. Kozlowski also leads Putnam’s ESG effort within structured credit. He collaborates with portfolio managers and analysts on ESG integration to assess the fundamental relevance of ESG issues at a security level, and the potential for alpha generation and risk mitigation at the portfolio level.</p> </p>Mr. Kozlowski is a Portfolio Manager of Putnam Diversified Income Trust, Putnam Income Fund, Putnam Master Intermediate Income Trust, Putnam Mortgage Opportunities Fund, Putnam Mortgage Securities Fund, Putnam Premier Income Trust, Putnam Short Duration Bond Fund, and several institutional portfolios. In addition, he is a Portfolio Manager of 37 Capital’s Structured Credit and Private Mortgage funds. Mr. Kozlowski joined Putnam in 2008 and has been in the investment industry since 1997.</p>

Funds managed

Putnam Securitised Credit Fund

Blog posts

Securitized debt: Building blocks of a diversified portfolio


Securitized debt may be used to create a diversified portfolio through various risk exposures

The unrecognized diversification profile of securitized debt


Securitized debt may be less familiar to many institutions, but it offers the diversification and potential performance profile that many of them seek.

Agency securities feel impact of Fed policy


For both agency securities and non-agency issues, the Fed's bond-purchasing programs have had a major effect on prices and spreads. ...