James O’Connor is the Americas Chief Operating Officer for abrdn plc, which is a United Kingdom-based global investment company headquartered in Edinburgh, Scotland. Prior to joining Aberdeen in 2010, Mr. O’Connor practiced law in the Investment Management Group at Stradley Ronon. Before law school, he held various positions within the trading, operations and product management functions of two Fortune 100 broker-dealer companies. Mr. O’Connor holds a JD from Rutgers University School of Law – Camden (Summa Cum Laude) and a BA degree from Villanova University.
Mr. O’Connor has been a board member since 2016.