The Putnam Team

Leadership

Principals

  • 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

    Principal
  • 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

    Principal
  • Ankit Patel

    Principal
  • 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

    Principal
  • Joanne Evason

    Principal
  • 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

    Principal
  • 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

    Principal

Our Team

  • Scott Briggs

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

    77%

  • Tommy advises Putnam’s leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology clients on a broad array of commercial strategy topics. His project work focuses on new product opportunity assessments, launch planning, market access approaches, and contracting strategies. Since joining Putnam in 2014, he has supported the development and commercialization of over 25 biopharmaceutical products, combining his expertise in primary

    Tommy Marder

    Manager
  • At Putnam, I get to leverage my in-depth knowledge of life sciences and my business acumen to tackle exciting and challenging problems within the healthcare industry, while working alongside brilliant individuals with a passion for problem solving.

    Swathi Srivatsa

    Manager
  • I feel fortunate for the opportunity that Putnam has afforded me to help solve intellectually stimulating problems related to innovative pharma therapies across a wide range of therapeutic areas. The hard and soft skills that Putnam allows you to build and hone right from the beginning are indispensable.  

    Rachita Rana

    Senior Consultant
  • Eric Yang

    Senior Consultant
  • Putnam provides an incredible breadth of exposure to the challenges facing healthcare industry players, which our teams tackle with deep conceptual understanding and thoughtful problem structuring. Working alongside intelligent, hardworking colleagues drives both project success and individual growth.

    Jim Fitzgerald

    Senior Consultant
  • 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

    Senior Consultant
  • 42% of Putnam employees have solved a Rubik’s cube

    42%

  • Karan Raje

    Senior Consultant
  • Collectively, Putnam employees speak a total of 22 languages

    22

  • Putnam allows me the opportunity to work with bright, talented individuals every day on solving problems for the leaders in the life science industry. I really enjoy working alongside professionals that push me and continue to help me develop in my career.

    Shafat Hossain

    Consultant
  • Every day at Putnam we immerse ourselves within the healthcare and business worlds in order to help tackle the challenges our clients are facing, providing unparalleled opportunities for professional growth. To be able to work with such motivated and intelligent colleagues makes engaging work even more rewarding.

    Erin Mullins

    Consultant
  • Vicky Wang

    Consultant
  • At Putnam, I utilize my scientific background and critical thinking skills to help our teams provide meaningful solutions for our clients. It is extremely rewarding to team up with such high-caliber individuals to make an impact at the cutting-edge of the healthcare industry.

    Brandt Nichols

    Consultant
  • At Putnam, I’ve enjoyed working on a variety of global projects across multiple therapeutic areas within the life science industry. Small teams and mentors create a great culture with numerous opportunities to contribute, learn, and take on more responsibility.

    Liz DiCesare

    Consultant
  • Putnam is a unique place where I have the opportunity to collaborate with wonderful colleagues and friends to help clients develop targeted and strategic insights. The company has a vibrant, supportive culture that has made coming to work every single day enjoyable and thought-provoking.

    Richard Wang

    Consultant
  • Putnam projects are intellectually stimulating and involve work alongside driven colleagues with innovative products in the rapidly evolving therapeutics landscape, creating an environment of constant learning and development.

    Lorenz Ruhl

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

    92%

  • Putnam has been the ideal balance between encouraging me to input my knowledge and strengths to improve certain processes and teaching me skills that will help me develop faster in my own career. I like that on any given day, I can learn something new and exciting from either my work or my peers.

    Michael Chen

    Consultant
  • Meredith Godfrey

    Consultant
  • Putnam provides me with the opportunity to tackle some of the most challenging strategic problems facing the healthcare industry today, doing so alongside incredibly talented colleagues.

    Reza Tadayon

    Consultant
  • Karyll Davis

    Consultant
  • Zainah Khan

    Consultant
  • Ari Weiser

    Consultant
  • Dian Huang

    Consultant
  • Since 2000, more than 1/4 of Putnam Associates who have gone on to MBAs have attended HBS

    1/4

  • Erika Ray

    Consultant
  • Jason Lynch

    Consultant
  • Hugo Hayes

    Consultant
  • Jack Wildasin

    Consultant
  • Aidan Cassidy

    Consultant
  • Decklan Cerza

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

    24

  • Samantha Chanko

    Consultant
  • Danielle Cole

    Consultant
  • Hayden Gruber

    Consultant
  • Alexandra Hecht

    Consultant
  • Ethan Johnson

    Consultant
  • Putnam Partners average 15 years of industry experience

    15

  • Brad Smertz

    Consultant
  • Jazil Waris

    Consultant
  • 94% of Putnam employees have worked on projects involving new products

    94%

  • I develop and promote best practices and standards for Putnam’s primary market research. I really enjoy working with our teams to find creative solutions to their research challenges.

    Brian Sharkey

    Director of Market Research

Strategy for the Life Sciences