Kevin Akinskas

Head of Municipal Bonds

Mr. Akinskas is Managing Director and Head of Municipal Bonds at Bessemer Trust. In this role, he leverages the firm’s best thinking and works collaboratively with a team of highly experienced analysts and researchers to manage our municipal bond strategy and offering. He is a member of the firm’s Investment Policy and Strategy Committee.

Prior to joining Bessemer, Kevin was Municipal Bond Portfolio Manager & Trader at BlackRock. Before that, he worked at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (acquired by BlackRock).

Kevin earned an M.B.A. from the Rutgers University School of Business and a B.S. in mechanical engineering from the Rutgers University School of Engineering. He is a certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM).