Reema Agarwal, CFA

Reema Agarwal, CFA

Vice President
Director of Research
Franklin Advisers, Inc.

Summary
Location San Mateo, California, US
Tenure 2004

Reema Agarwal is a Vice President and the Director of Research for the Floating Rate Debt Group. She manages the team of research analysts across the full spectrum of the high yield bank loan market. She also specializes in the analysis of bank loans in the paper/packaging, chemicals and machinery sectors.

Prior to joining the firm in 2004, Ms. Agarwal was with FleetBoston Financial for three years where she managed a bank loan portfolio of technology companies on the US West Coast. Prior to FleetBoston, she was with the Structured Finance group at ABN AMRO Bank N.V. for three years, analyzing bank loans to telecom, power and hydrocarbon infrastructure projects.

Ms. Agarwal holds an M.B.A. from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder and is also a member of the CFA Society of San Francisco (CFASF).