Putnam Hires Lundberg for Consultant Role

February 10, 2011 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – Putnam Investments has appointed Anne Lundberg as Senior Vice President and Consultant Relations Manager, Midwest Region.

Lundberg will report to Robert E. Alan, Head of North America Consultant Relations.

According to a press release, Lundberg, who returned to Putnam after a year-long absence, has nearly 20 years of experience in the financial services industry.  Before joining Putnam, she was a Senior Relationship Manager with William Blair & Company, working with some of the firm’s largest Midwest-based institutional clients. Previously, Lundberg held several positions with Capital Guardian Trust Company, culminating in a position as Vice President, Sales, Client and Consultant Relationship Manager, in which capacity she covered some of the largest institutional investment consultants.

Lundberg holds a B.A. degree from the University of Northern Iowa and an MBA from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business (Booth).

Through offices in North America, Europe and Asia, Putnam currently has relationships with more than 100 institutional clients worldwide, accounting for $55 billion in assets under management. Putnam’s institutional clients include sovereign wealth funds, endowments and foundations, government pension funds, the defined benefit retirement plans of corporations and other large institutional investors.