BERWYN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ruairi O’Neill has been hired by Coho Partners, Ltd., an independent, employee-owned investment management firm that manages $1.8 billion on behalf of institutions and individuals. Coho Partners was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Berwyn, Pennsylvania (www.cohopartners.com).
Mr. O’Neill, Portfolio Manager/Investment Analyst, will report to Brian Kramp, partner and the director of research at Coho Partners. “Ruairi comes to us with a strong background in portfolio management and equity research”, said Mr. Kramp. “Ruairi’s talents and experience will contribute significantly to both our research efforts and our ability to service clients at a very high level.”
Prior to joining Coho Partners on November 3rd, Mr. O’Neill spent 17 years at PNC Capital Advisors in various roles of increasing responsibility, most recently as Senior Portfolio Manager of the company’s Dividend Focus strategy.
“I couldn’t be more excited to join Coho Partners,” said Mr. O’Neill. “The integrity of the team, their commitment to excellence in client service, and the disciplined investment philosophy centered on thorough and focused research, have been part of the Coho DNA since its founding. I look forward to working in that environment and helping to continue to provide Coho’s clients with the best possible investment experience.”
Mr. O’Neill graduated from the National University of Ireland, Cork (UCC) with a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance in 1992. He received an MBA in Marketing from St. Joseph’s University in 1994 and earned the right to use the CFA Charter in 2005.