Christopher D. Carter is a Managing Director and Fixed Income Portfolio Manager at Avalon Advisors.  Chris’ investment career spans more than two decades and covers a broad range of areas including portfolio management and trading.  Most recently, Chris was a Portfolio Manager at Seix Investment Advisors in Orlando.  During his tenure at Seix, he managed the Virtus Seix Georgia Tax-Exempt, Virtus Seix North Carolina Tax-Exempt, and Virtus Seix Virginia Intermediate Municipal Bond Funds, as well as municipal money market mutual funds, other commingled vehicles, and separate accounts for institutions and individuals. Prior to joining Seix, he held Portfolio Manager roles at Evergreen Investment Management Company and Wachovia Asset Management.  Chris is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder and a member of the CFA Institute and CFA Society of Houston.



• M.B.A. The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (1999)

• B.S. in Business Administration-Finance, minor in Accounting Elon (1991) cum laude


Christopher D. Carter

Managing Director

Portfolio Manager – Fixed Income

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