Franklin Templeton Investments announced that David Zahn has been promoted to Head of European Fixed Income.
Zahn will lead the firm’s initiative to enhance its European fixed income business, according to a press release. He has been managing European fixed income portfolios for over 10 years both at Franklin Templeton and in his previous role at Citigroup.
He is a member of Franklin Templeton’s fixed income policy committee and is a portfolio manager for several Franklin Templeton funds, including Templeton strategic bond fund, Templeton Euro government bond fund and Templeton European corporate bond fund.
Zahn is based in London. He will work with a dedicated European fixed income team of nine investment professionals based in London and four investment professionals based in San Mateo, CA to generate investment ideas and solutions focused on European fixed income.