Les Bond

Chief Executive Officer
Attucks Asset Management, LLC
Chicago, IL

Leslie Bond started Columbia Capital in 1996 as a financial advisory firm to assist governments in the issuance of debt, and for the development of treasury investment policies and cash management procedures. The firm branched out to become the investment manager for ore than $1 billion of public funds. To build on this success, Bond started Attucks Asset Management, LLC. Headquarters in Chicago, Attucks is an investment management firm that specializes in offering manager-of-managers programs to pension funds that focus on developing minority and women-owned asset managers. 

Les Bond began his career as a corporate attorney at King & Spalding in Atlanta mare than 20 years ago. He left the practice of law after 7 years and began a career in government working in Chicago for the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority and subsequently for the City of St. Louis. After working as an investment banker for George K. Baum and Co. he started Columbia Capital which is now the top ranking public financial advisory firm in the states Missouri and Kansas.