About Bart Geer
Bart Geer is head of the Basic Value team at BlackRock which primarily manages US Large Cap Value portfolios within the firm’s Fundamental Equity division. Prior to joining BlackRock in 2012, Geer was a Managing Director at Putnam Investments and portfolio manager of the Putnam Equity Income fund. Prior to Putnam, Geer worked at State Street Research and Management, where he headed up the Mid-Cap Value and High Yield bond groups. Geer earned a BA degree from Dartmouth College in geology in 1977 and a MBA degree from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth in 1981.