The Putnam Team



Our Team

  • I work with the partners, team, and clients to draw insights from primary and secondary data and provide strategies for supporting clinical and commercial development of pharmaceutical products.

    Whitney Amyot

  • 77% of Putnam projects are serving clients who have trusted us with important projects 5 + years


  • I work at the interface of clients, partners, and the analytical team, managing all of the work that goes into bringing our clients the most bulletproof deliverables possible. The best part of working here is the opportunity to join teams with so many dedicated, whip-smart professionals solving very demanding problems every day.

    Alex Busch

  • My work at Putnam allows me dovetail my scientific and technical expertise with my business acumen. Additionally, Putnam takes a rigorous approach to problem solving and tackles complex and challenging problems that impact the global healthcare industry.

    Kristen Moffat

  • I recently rejoined Putnam as a Manager in the San Francisco office.  It is an exciting opportunity to help grow the new office and work with our west coast clients

    Sean O’Malley

  • My projects at Putnam dig deeply at the science of many of the biggest drugs, and then pivots into identifying or analyzing for business opportunities within the context of the science.

    Gan Tan

  • I enjoy the people I work with. Everyone brings a different style and essence to the team and watching it all come together is rewarding and fun

    Archana Murali

    Sr. Consultant
  • Putnam employees volunteer their time at over 24 different charitable organizations


  • My role is exciting because it allows me to take on a wide range of different responsibilities from performing in-depth data analysis, to helping develop hypotheses and storylines for the overall project, to manage the workstreams of newer members of the team.

    Yuanfei Wang

    SR. Consultant
  • 91% of Putnam employees have worked on a case looking at global markets


  • At Putnam, I get to work at the intersection of my two passions: science and business. Every day I look forward to working with my brilliant colleagues to answer the industry’s most complex questions.

    Scott Briggs

  • At Putnam we approach everything that we do, every single day, as a problem solving exercise. It’s extremely fulfilling work if you enjoy thinking critically.

    Thomas Marder

  • I enjoy the challenge of solving complex problems and being able to work with such highly talented teams.  No two projects are identical, there is always something that keeps them fresh and exciting.

    Ed O’Connell

  • At Putnam, my role varies by project – but deep strategic analysis, laser focus on our clients’ goals, and sharp yet down-to-earth colleagues are all constants.

    Colleen Sadin

  • Putnam has given me an incredible opportunity to navigate some of the most interesting challenges in the healthcare space while working alongside smart, diligent colleagues. I’ve been able to leverage my deep background in basic science and knowledge of business to tackle challenging problems across different therapeutic areas.

    Vinay Ramabhadran

  • As a former bench scientist, I find it exciting to work on projects that involve cutting-edge technologies and breakthrough therapies that have a direct clinical impact. I am able to leverage my research expertise by providing scientific and analytical insight into the development of business strategies that help our clients tackle challenging problems.

    Joanna Rys

  • As a Life Sciences Consultant at Putnam, I work to solve problems for the healthcare industry.It is fantastic to be surrounded by a group of brilliant people, to pick up new knowledge on a daily basis, and to make an immediate impact on the real-world business.

    Serena Shen

  • Following my research in spine mechanics, my experiences at Putnam have enabled me to work across a range of therapeutic areas and provide clients with strategic guidance through the entire product life cycle. I am proud to be part of Putnam because of its commitment to addressing a variety of challenging projects in life sciences.

    Jonathon Yoder

  • Collectively, Putnam employees speak a total of 22 languages


  • At Putnam, I am able to intertwine my knowledge and understanding of basic science with strategic business recommendations. I enjoy the complexity of the problems we solve and the process of solving them as teams.

    Julie Coleman

    Life Sciences Consultant
  • Coming from the initial stages of drug discovery in academia, it’s exciting to learn the other end of the clinical pipeline and see how new therapies help patients. The best part of the job is the diversity, both in teams and projects.

    Joris De Schutter

    Life Sciences Consultant
  • 92% of Putnam employees take Public transportation or walk to work


  • Putnam is a fantastic place where everyone cares deeply about each other and the success of the team. As a Life Sciences Consultant, I’m often the scientific expert on my case team. I’ve leveraged my background experience and contributed from day one while learning new consulting and business skills.

    Mariah Hanley

    Life Sciences Consultant
  • I truly enjoy the work we do. My colleagues collaborate and openly share knowledge and ideas. Management selects and assigns complex (and interesting!) projects to teams to achieve best-in-class results. There’s opportunity to interact with our clients and engage them as strategic partners. Putnam is a great place to make an impact and professionally develop.

    Tara Mehan

    Life Sciences Consultant
  • At Putnam I can use my scientific experience to generate holistic insights covering all aspects of a therapeutic, from biology to business.  Work at Putnam is always at the cutting edge of healthcare.

    Kevin Lance

    Life Sciences Consultant
  • Working at the intersection of science and business with the talented team at Putnam has made for an exciting and rewarding experience, and I look forward to working with new clients and facing new challenges every day.

    Melody Pai

    Life Sciences Consultant
  • The environment at Putnam is enriching and collaborative. I enjoy working with my colleagues to craft customized solutions to complex problems at every stage of the life sciences product lifecycle.

    Meera Rao

    Life Sciences Consultant
  • I find it very rewarding to utilize my engineering and science background to tackle healthcare industry’s challenging problems alongside such brilliant, dedicated and collaborative coworkers.

    Tugce Capraz

    Senior Associate Consultant
  • Putnam was founded in 1988


  • Every day at Putnam, I tackle some of the most interesting and challenging problems in healthcare. I enjoy working with the team to develop insightful solutions to these problems for our clients.

    Kevin Hu

    Senior Associate Consultant
  • Working at Putnam allows me to leverage my scientific and engineering background to solve complex problems that our clients face, while also getting to work with bright, driven, and interesting people.

    Karan Raje

    Senior Associate Consultant
  • Coming from a Biology background, it is exciting to work at the forefront of the pharmaceutical world helping to inform impactful decisions for our clients.  The collaborative and tight-knit team culture at Putnam ensure that every day is as exciting and rewarding as the day before as we pursue insightful answers to complex questions.

    Eric Yang

    Senior Associate Consultant

Strategy for the Life Sciences