Head of US Mutual Fund Portfolio Management
Barclays Global Investors
Patrick O'Connor is head of US Mutual Fund Portfolio Management within the Barclays Global Investors' US Equity Index Portfolio Management group. He is currently responsible for the management of 44 US Equity iShares funds and 38 equity index mutual funds. Patrick joined BGI in 1998 as a consultant. Prior to joining BGI, Patrick worked for HSBC Investment Bank in London as an Institutional Equity Salesman and deputy head of Equity Marketing. Additionally, he worked in New York for Prudential Securities in the Corporate Strategy Department.
Patrick received his BA from University of California at Davis and his MBA from Fordham University in New York City. His colleagues for some reason call him "Paco."