James P. O’Shea

Head of Reengineering, Global Security Engineering, RBC Capital Markets, LLC

James O’Shea has spent the past 20 years in cybersecurity and infrastructure engineering for global financial services firms on the buy side and the sell side. He has run security engineering teams, large scale merger integrations, worked on information security standards and policy development, and partnered with regulators on 4 continents. He is active in FBI’s InfraGard program, and holds several cybersecurity certifications.  Prior to his work on Wall Street, James worked in electronic warfare for the Department of Defense and in the healthcare sector.  James received his BA in Computer Science from the University of Texas at Austin, and holds MBAs from both Columbia Business School and London Business School. Currently James is the Head of Reengineering for RBC’s Global Security Engineering organization.