Evan McCulloch is Senior Vice President, Director of Equity Research for Franklin Equity Group. Mr. McCulloch is also the lead portfolio manager of Franklin Biotechnology Discovery Fund.
Mr. McCulloch specializes in research analysis of biotechnology and emerging pharmaceutical companies, with a therapeutic focus on infectious diseases, ophthalmology, pulmonology, cardiovascular disease, gastroenterology and the central nervous system.Prior research coverage includes the pharmaceutical, medical technology and healthcare service sectors.
Mr. McCulloch joined Franklin Templeton Investments in 1992 and has been Franklin Equity Group’s health care sector team leader since 2002. He holds a B.A. in economics from the University of California at Berkeley, is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder, and a member of the CFA Institute and the Security Analysts of San Francisco (SASF).