Managing Partner

Prior to co-founding Bluejay Advisors, Mr. Putterman spent 22 years in the railroad industry working at CSX Transportation, a Class I publicly-traded freight railroad and in the short line railroad industry at RailAmerica, a company that was taken private by a private equity firm and subsequently went public.

Mr. Putterman is a transportation executive with broad management experience and a career of equal parts in finance, operations, strategy development and relationship management. He is a deal maker and experienced negotiator with customers and counterparties of varied size and motivation and a recognized industry leader, able to energize teams and improve processes.

Mr. Putterman is a strategic thinker, able to clearly define, communicate and solve complicated issues. He has created partnerships with industry peer companies, customers, and government entities, from federal agencies to states and municipalities. Additionally, he has lead several teams that successfully developed and ingrained technology solutions to business problems, saving millions of dollars.

Mr. Putterman is a graduate of the Johns Hopkins University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics.