Cindy L. Sweeting, CFA
Cindy Sweeting is the president of Templeton Investment Counsel, LLC and the director of portfolio management for the Templeton Global Equity Group (TGEG) for Franklin Templeton Investments. Sweeting has lead portfolio manager responsibility for the TIF-Foreign Equity Series and portfolio management responsibility for institutional separate account relationships. She also oversees the institutional segment of TGEG's global investment management business.
Sweeting previously served as TGEG's director of research, president of Templeton Global Advisors Limited and lead portfolio manager for Templeton Growth Fund and Templeton Growth (Euro) Fund. Prior to joining Templeton in 1997, Sweeting was the senior vice president of investments with McDermott International Investments. She entered the financial services industry in 1983.
Sweeting holds a B.S. in business administration with a concentration in finance, summa cum laude, from Georgetown University. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder.