Chief Executive Officer & President
Stanton Green joined OTR Global LLC as president and CEO in July 2007. Prior to OTR, he was a founding partner, president and CEO of Vista Research, a leading provider of research services to the financial services industry, which was acquired by Standard & Poor's in 2005. Stanton was a managing director of Epoch Partners, an investment bank formed in 1999 and later sold to Goldman Sachs in 2001. Stanton began his career at Merrill Lynch in the equity derivatives business and spent four years in Morgan Stanley’s institutional derivatives group. He is a former chairman of Investorside, a board member of several organizations and is involved in a number of philanthropic activities in New York. He holds a B.A. from Dartmouth College and is active with the Dartmouth Alumni Association.
Director of Research
Mark Conley oversees the firm’s syndicated and custom research platforms, which span the Americas, Asia and Europe. He joined OTR Global from MKM, where he was director of research; previously, he was director of research at Gleacher & Company. Mark has also worked as managing director of institutional sales at American Technology Research and Merrill Lynch. He has a Master of Business Administration from Columbia Business School and a Bachelor of Science from Yale University, where he majored in applied mathematics.
Director of Equities
John O’Donoghue joined OTR in 2013 as director of equities. John leads a team of institutional sales representatives and sales traders located in New York, Westchester, San Francisco, Boston, and Chicago. He joins OTR from Cowen and Company, where he served as head of equities for seven years. Prior to Cowen and Company, O’Donoghue was the co-head of U.S. cash trading at Credit Suisse for five years and managing director at Schroders PLC for 17 years. He has an Honors Degree in Economics from Queen’s University Belfast.
Director of Research Operations
Olya oversees research operations for OTR Global. Prior to her current role, Olya managed OTR Global's consumer products, retail and restaurants platforms. Olya joined OTR in 2001 and worked across several industry teams as a researcher, reporter and editor. Before joining OTR, Olya worked for Coca-Cola Export Corp. in Moscow. She holds an M.B.A. from Northern Illinois University and a bachelor's in business from Touro University, Moscow.
Director of Custom Research Services
Allison has been with OTR Global since 1996. She managed OTR’s retail consumer group for 10 years and is currently the firm’s Director of Custom Research Services. Allison developed OTR’s internal marketing training program and she provides continuing education as part of the firm’s ongoing best practices efforts. Her current duties include managing the company’s thriving global custom research platform. Previously she worked in retail buying and management and was a sales representative for a gourmet confections distributor. Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, Allison now resides in New Mexico.
Jon Gates has been with OTR since its inception in 1995 and is one of the founding partners. He was OTR’s Director Of Global Research from 2002 to 2013, until choosing to get back into field research, covering Energy & Materials. Prior to his DOR role, Jon developed OTR's industrial research team and initiated the firm’s international expansion, covering capital equipment, manufacturing, logistics and crop genetics, among other industries. He later directed the OTR enterprise technology group during the Internet boom. Prior to that, Jon was a senior reporter at RCM Capital Management covering industrials and agriculture for 10 years. He holds a Series-65 Investment Advisor License and is a published author of four nonfiction works based on California historical research and Russian studies.
Chief Financial Officer
Prior to joining OTR in 2015, Del was CFO of the S&P CIQ and S&P Indices segment of McGraw-Hill Financial which is a global provider of research, data, analytics and indices to the financial services industry. Prior to joining McGraw-Hill Del spent eight years in public accounting with Deloitte and Touche.
Del holds a BS in Accounting and a concentration in Management Information Systems from Bucknell University and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Chief Operating Officer & Chief Compliance Officer
Tom Hickey serves in the combined role of Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer with many years of operational and legal experience.
Most recently he was Chief Operating Officer for RMJM Group an international architectural company with firms in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the U.S.
Tom was the Co-Founder and CEO of a Stamford Connecticut based Investment manager specializing in foreign exchange. Prior to that, he was a trial lawyer for 19 years and Managing Partner for several firms.
Tom served as a Board member and past President of the City of Stamford Board of Education.
Tom holds a Juris Doctorate degree from Catholic University Columbus School of Law, Washington D.C and a B. A. in Political Science from Fordham University.
Director of Technology
Irene Neumansky began her tenure with OTR in 1996. After building OTR's first website in 1999, she expanded the firm's global digital reach to include multiple sites and databases, including the design and development of OTR's robust proprietary intranet/portal. She holds a B.A. from San Francisco State University and is an active participant in local charities.
Director of Editorial Services
Katie joined the firm in 1996 as senior editor for small cap. At OTR, she is responsible for directing the evaluation and production of the firm's research, executing compliance functions for the published research and setting editorial policy. Prior to OTR, Katie was a senior reporter at RCM Capital Management, where she covered financial services, technology and small cap. In her career as a journalist, she also covered financial services as an editor for the San Francisco Business Times, was a correspondent for Money Magazine and ghost-authored a book on family finance. She holds a Series 24 General Securities Principal license, a Master of Science in journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Arts from Mills College. Katie is a trustee of her alma mater, Mills College in Oakland, CA and is also on the board of directors of the Istituto Italiano Scuola in San Francisco.