WELLESLEY, Mass., Sept. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- F.L.Putnam Investment Management Company (F.L.Putnam), announced today that it has appointed Albert J. Parent as chief technology officer, a new position at the firm. Glen P. Martin, CFP® has been hired as a private client advisor. Both Parent and Martin will be based in the firm's headquarters in Wellesley.
F.L.Putnam CEO Tom Manning, commented, "Investing in talent and capabilities to enhance our service offering for clients is a top priority at F.L.Putnam. Albert and Glen bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise in technology and financial planning and will be valued additions to our team."
Parent will be responsible for designing and building the firm's technology platform. He has over 25 years of technology experience in the financial services industry. Prior to F.L.Putnam, he served in technology leadership roles at State Street Corporation, Atlantic Trust Private Wealth Management, Banyan Partners and Silver Bridge Advisors, where he was chief technology officer. Parent has an M.S. in computer science and a B.S. in physics from Northeastern University.
Martin will advise wealthy individuals, families and institutions on a range of financial planning solutions. He brings over 30 years of financial services experience. Prior to joining F.L.Putnam, he served in management roles at U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management, Columbia Threadneedle Investments and Fleet Investment Management. Martin has an M.B.A and a B.S. from Bryant University and holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional designation.
F.L.Putnam has announced several key announcements in recent months including the firm's inclusion on the 2016 Financial Times 300 Top Registered Investment Advisers list, the appointment of Tom Manning as CEO and president and the addition of a new private client advisor in Portland, Maine.
About F.L.Putnam Investment Management Company
F.L.Putnam Investment Management Company (F.L.Putnam) is an independent registered investment advisor with $1.4 billion in assets under management as of June 30, 2016. We have decades of experience providing a broad range of investment advisory, financial planning and investment management services to institutions and high-net-worth individuals throughout the U.S. and abroad. Our investment philosophy is centered on the belief that in-depth, rigorous bottom-up research including analysis of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors coupled with top-down macroeconomic analysis are the foundation of a sound long-term portfolio strategy. We utilize an asset allocation framework, employ a hybrid architecture of proprietary global equity and fixed income strategies and take an open architecture approach to construct portfolios that meet each client's financial objectives and risk tolerance. We are headquartered in Wellesley, MA with offices in Portland, ME and Portsmouth, NH. For more information, visit www.flputnam.com.
Kellie Walsh May
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