Michael O'Connor

Michael O’Connor is a director in the Product Management group of Standard & Poor’s Securities Evaluations, Inc. He joined the product management team in 2008 after twenty years working with the evaluation group. O’Connor spent his last nine years in the group as the manager of the high yield tax exempt evaluation team.Michael has over twenty years of fixed income data and evaluation experience. He joined Standard & Poor’s in 1988 as a data research analyst before moving to the evaluation group in late 1988. While having exposure to all high yield tax exempt asset classes, Michael initially specialized in multi family housing bonds later focusing on hospital and long term care credits. He is a member of the Municipal Analyst Group of New York (MAGNY), The Fixed Income Analyst Society, Inc (FIASI) and the National Federation of Municipal Analysts (NFMA). Michael has also served on the Municipal Credit Committee for the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA)Michael holds a B. A. in Business Administration from St. Michaels College