James O’Connor is an Executive Director for Aberdeen Standard Investments and looks after the company’s institutional channel in the Americas. Mr. O’Connor was previously Managing US Counsel for Aberdeen Standard Investments. Prior to joining Aberdeen in 2010, Mr. O’Connor was in private practice with the investment management group at Stradley Ronon. Before law school, he worked as a trader and later as a product manager for the broker-dealer arms of two Fortune 100 companies. Mr. O’Connor holds a JD from Rutgers University School of Law – Camden and a BA degree from Villanova University.
Mr. O’Connor has been a board member since 2016.