As the principal of international training firm Amherst Financial Training, Mr. Addiss develops and facilitates educational programs for major financial institutions and governments.
Prior to establishing Amherst Financial Training in 1994, Bill had a 23-year career on Wall Street in which he worked as an interest rate futures analyst, retail stockbroker, national sales manager and ultimately managing director in the Capital Markets division of a major brokerage. He also served as president of a division of a regional savings bank where he developed initiatives to integrate broker/dealers with the parent institution.
Bill now also applies his encyclopedic experience in the financial industry to assist individual investors in more directly taking control of their financial health. He is the author of multiple financial guides as well as Boycott This Book, an upcoming study of how consumer boycotts have shaped U.S. history.