Christopher Browne, CFA, Solutions Portfolio Manager, is responsible for developing and building custom multi asset portfolios for institutions and ultra-high net worth families. He has over 25 years of investment experience. Prior to joining Franklin Templeton, Mr. Browne was a fixed income portfolio manager for over six years at CCM Partners in San Francisco. Previously, he was responsible for strategic investment at Autodesk, Inc. Mr. Browne holds a B.A. from University of California, Santa Barbara and an MBA from the American Graduate School of International Management. He is a CFA charter holder and a member of the San Francisco Society of Financial Analysts. Mr. Browne has served on the boards of the Greater Bay Area Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and the Diabetic Youth Foundation.