Veteranequity research analyst James Dobson has joined as a sector strategist in wealth management Americas researchfocusing on utilities and MLPs.
Aspokesperson for UBS confirmed the hire. Dobson is based in New York.
Dobsonmost recently was asell-side equity research analyst at Wunderlich Securities Inc., a company he had been withsince 2009. Earlier in his career he worked as a sell-side analyst, and then asan investment banker, at DeutscheBank Securities Inc.
AtWunderlich, Dobson's coverage included ALLETEInc., Alliant EnergyCorp., Atlas ResourcePartners LP, BreitburnEnergy Partners LP, CrossAmerica Partners LP, Cypress EnergyPartners LP, EV Energy PartnersLP, Gas NaturalInc., Great PlainsEnergy Inc., ITCHoldings Corp., Landmark Infrastructure Partners LP, , ,Mid-Con EnergyPartners, New SourceEnergy Partners LP, OGE Energy Corp., Southcross Energy Partners LP, , ,Westar Energy Inc.and WEC Energy Group Inc.