DONALD O'HARA, CCO & COO
Donald O’Hara has more than 20 years of investment industry experience supporting the operations and accounting of hedge funds, fund of hedge funds, institutional separate accounts, SMA wrap products, and mutual funds.
Prior to joining AlphaOne, Mr. O’Hara was the Controller for Reliance International Research, the investment advisor to the Reliance Management family of alternative investment vehicles. While at Reliance International Research, he helped develop an international, institutional operating structure which supported the accounting, performance reporting, and investor servicing for various hedge fund strategies.
Before joining Reliance International Research, Mr. O’Hara was Senior Performance Analyst for CMS Companies, where he managed performance reporting and operations for various private equity and hedge fund of fund products. Preceding CMS Companies, Mr. O’Hara assisted in establishing the operations structure for Gartmore Global Investments. He has also spent many years in back office operations and accounting at Brinker Capital and SEI Investments.
He holds a MBA in Finance from Villanova University and a BS in Economics from Pennsylvania State University. He holds FINRA licenses: Series 7, 24 and 63.