Kris Atkinson is a Portfolio Manager at Fidelity Investments. In this role, he manages Fidelity Climate Leadership Bond FundTM.
He also manages Fidelity’s Global Corporate Bond strategy, Fidelity Sustainable Reduced Carbon Bond Fund and Fidelity’s Global Hybrids portfolios and is co-manager of Fidelity Money Builder Income and Fidelity’s Short Dated Corporate Bond strategy, which are not available to Canadian investors.
Kris joined Fidelity in 2000 as a research associate, became a credit analyst in 2001 and was promoted to a senior credit analyst position in 2010. During this time he covered a variety of sectors across investment grade, high yield and emerging markets including European utilities, consumer/retail, pharmaceutical, global energy and basic materials. He became a Portfolio Manager in 2013 and is a key member of the Core Investment Grade strategy team.
Before joining Fidelity, Kris worked for Lexecon, a consultancy subsequently acquired by Charles River Associates.
Kris has an MA in economics from the University of Cambridge.