Chief Marketing Officer, S&P Dow Jones Indices
Christopher O’Brien is Chief Marketing Officer at S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI). Chris, based in Paris, is responsible for expanding S&P DJI’s presence across all regions, including promotion of index-linked investing and institutional benchmarking for the full range of S&P DJI’s equity, fixed income, commodities, and strategy indices.
Prior to joining Standard & Poor's in 2002, Chris was responsible for international sales at Crédit Lyonnais Asset Management. Prior to Crédit Lyonnais, he spent 11 years in international marketing and sales with Schlumberger Industries, LVMH Group, and as a management consultant with Solving International.
Chris holds degrees in international affairs with a specialization in Soviet foreign policy from Bucknell University, USA and Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris, France.