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Jim O'Gara

Partner
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Jim O'Gara

Managing Director

Background

B.A. College of the Holy Cross


Favorite Quote

"The truth is always the strongest argument."


Jim's Bio


A former member of the Chicago Board of Trade, Jim has been involved in financial services since 1989. In addition, he has amassed over 25 years of experience in the fixed income, commodity, and alternative investment markets. Jim worked with a highly capitalized clientele, mainly institutional entities. Jim's concentrated areas of emphasis were hedge funds, primary dealers, and proprietary trading operations. Jim also assisted traders in the day-to-day portfolio management of their positions in relation to market risk and volatility exposure. Recently, was working closely as a senior sales consultant with other Chicago start-ups focusing on integrated B2B solutions.

Jim is currently working as an investment advisor representative for Chicago Partners. He graduated from the College of the Holy Cross in 1988 with a B.A. in Political Science. Jim was also enrolled at the University College of Dublin in their graduate studies program for International Relations, fall of 1988.

Jim volunteers as a coach at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Grammar School in Glenview, as well as within the community itself.

Contact

(312) 724-7605

[email protected]


Background

B.A. College of the Holy Cross


Favorite Quote

"The truth is always the strongest argument."


Jim's Bio


A former member of the Chicago Board of Trade, Jim has been involved in financial services since 1989. In addition, he has amassed over 25 years of experience in the fixed income, commodity, and alternative investment markets. Jim worked with a highly capitalized clientele, mainly institutional entities. Jim's concentrated areas of emphasis were hedge funds, primary dealers, and proprietary trading operations. Jim also assisted traders in the day-to-day portfolio management of their positions in relation to market risk and volatility exposure. Recently, was working closely as a senior sales consultant with other Chicago start-ups focusing on integrated B2B solutions.

Jim is currently working as an investment advisor representative for Chicago Partners. He graduated from the College of the Holy Cross in 1988 with a B.A. in Political Science. Jim was also enrolled at the University College of Dublin in their graduate studies program for International Relations, fall of 1988.

Jim volunteers as a coach at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Grammar School in Glenview, as well as within the community itself.