Mr. Choquette joined Cerberus in 2013. Prior to joining Cerberus, Mr. Choquette was a senior portfolio manager and managing director at Putnam Investments from 2002 to 2013 where he was responsible for the Residential MBS investment efforts in addition to being co-responsible for the US Interest Rate Strategies. Mr. Choquette managed between five and thirty billion dollar positions in non-agency RMBS, mortgage derivatives and mortgage pass-throughs, as well as helped with portfolio construction for Fixed-Income Hedge Funds, Mutual Funds and Institutional Portable-Alpha investment mandates. From 1997 to 2002, Mr. Choquette served various trading positions at Lehman Brothers in the Interest Rate Derivatives group. A CFA charterholder, Mr. Choquette is a graduate of Yale University and attended the Royal Conservatory of Music in Canada.