David ZahnHead of Sustainable Fixed Income at Franklin Templeton
David Zahn is the senior vice president and head of Sustainable Investment & European fixed income for Franklin Templeton Fixed Income in London, United Kingdom. Mr Zahn is Co-Chair of Franklin Templeton’s Stewardship and Sustainability Council. He is responsible for leading the management of European fixed income strategies, and several global aggregate and global government fixed income portfolios.
Mr. Zahn has over 26 years of experience in financial services. He is a member of the Fixed Income Research and Strategy Team (FIRST), which sets broad fixed income strategy at Franklin Templeton. Prior to his current role, Mr. Zahn was a senior portfolio manager for Citigroup Asset Management. Mr. Zahn joined Franklin Templeton in 2006 as a senior vice president and portfolio manager.
Mr. Zahn holds a bachelor of science in business administration from University of Maine, a MA in war in the modern world from King's College London, and a MBA in finance from University of Connecticut. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder, a qualified Financial Risk Manager (FRM), and a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) charterholder.