Head of U.S. Product & Specialty Sales
Pierre Caramazza is the Head of Global Product, Alternatives at Franklin Templeton.
Since joining Franklin Templeton in 2005, he has held a variety of leadership roles in ETF distribution, RIA and Bank Trust sales, strategic relationship management, product management, development & strategy, and corporate governance.
Before joining Franklin Templeton, Pierre was Senior Vice President at Putnam Investments where he held several product related positions.
Pierre has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Hobart College. He currently holds FINRA series 7, 24, 63 and NFS 3, 30 licenses.
Pierre sits on the Board of Directors for the Pinellas Education Foundation, where he lends his expertise as Treasurer. He also serves as Treasurer for the St. Anthony’s Hospital Foundation. Additionally, Pierre is a Leadership Council member for the Tampa Bay Partnership. He currently resides in St. Pete Beach, Florida with his wife, Gina, and their four children.