Mr. Scully is an Analyst in the Equity Research group, focusing on the U.S. consumer sector. He is responsible for conducting fundamental analysis and valuation of the companies in the consumer cyclicals industry, and making buysell recommendations. In addition, he is a PM of Putnams global consumer and research strategies, and an assistant portfolio manager of Putnams U.S. largecap value strategies. Mr. Scully was in the investment industry since he joined Putnam in 1996. Prior to joining Putnam, Mr. Scully was a Senior Accountant at PricewaterhouseCoopers from 1990 to 1994.