Matt Quinlan

Matt Quinlan

Vice President
Portfolio Manager, Research Analyst
Franklin Advisers, Inc.

Summary
Location San Mateo, California, US
Tenure 2005

Matt Quinlan is a vice president, research analyst and portfolio manager for the Franklin Equity Group. He is the lead manager of the Franklin Equity Income Fund and the Franklin Templeton Variable Insurance Products (FTVIP) Growth and Income Fund. He is also a co-manager of the Franklin Income Fund and the Franklin Convertible Securities Fund. Mr. Quinlan is the leader of the Consumer Research Team and he has research coverage responsibilities for the retail and consumer products sectors. He also analyzes debt and equity investments for the multi-asset solutions team.

Prior to joining Franklin Templeton in 2005, Mr. Quinlan worked in investment banking at Citigroup, where he covered the retail and consumer products industries and worked with private equity firms on acquisitions and financings for their portfolio companies.

Mr. Quinlan holds a B.A. in history from UCLA and an M.B.A. from The Anderson School at UCLA.