Mr. Atwell, Director is responsible for the firm’s global execution services. Mr. Atwell has spent over 22 years trading equities globally, 17 of which he spent on the buy-side. He joined Academy Securities from Stuart Frankel & Company where he was the Head of West Coast Equity Trading. Prior to that, he was Partner and Head of Global Equities at Nicholas Investment Partners and Head of Trading at American Express Asset Management. Previously, he was Partner and Head of Global Equity Trading at Nicholas Applegate Capital Management and prior to that Head of OTC Trading at AIM Investments.Mr. Atwell graduated with a B.S. in Finance from the University of Houston. He holds his Series 7 and 63 licenses.