Investment Banker, UBS (Retired)
Atkinson worked at leading Wall Street firms for 40 years and ran the top-ranked UBS municipal securities division for more than two decades. He came out of retirement to serve as Managing Director of Morgan Stanley, in charge of the company’s west coast Infrastructure group. Currently he is the CEO of Atkinson Management Consulting, and works with senior members of management teams in financial service companies (investment banking, capital markets, and wealth management) developing strategic plans and assisting senior management with plan implementation. Atkinson served on the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board 1988-2001 and was Chairman during the 1997-1998 term. He served on the Bond Market Association Board from 1995-1998.
He is a graduate of San Diego State University where he earned his Bachelor’s and Juris Doctorate degrees and is currently on the Board of the Campanile Foundation.