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James John O'Neill

James John O'Neill, American venture capitalist, attorney. Bar: New York. Named one of Outstanding Young Men American, Junior Chamber of Commerce, Chicago, 1970.


  • O'Neill, James John was born on February 9, 1938 in New York City. Son of Walter John and Catherine Christina (Koerner) O'N.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, St. Francis College, New York City, 1959. Bachelor of Laws, St. John's University, 1962. Postgraduate, New York University, 1968.


    • Associate in trusts Comptroller of Currency United States Treasury, New York City, 1963-1966. Assistant vice president American Stock Exchange, 1966-1974. Executive director, general counsel Committee Publicly Owned Companies, 1974-1986.

      Senior vice president Rothschild Inc., since 1986. Board directors Micracor, Incorporated, New York York City, Shared Communications Services, New York City, Cyclean, Inc., Austin, Texas, BBG-COA, Inc., Roseland, New Jersey, International Exchange Council, Washington. President Center for United States Capital Markets, New York City, since 1974.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York.


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Chairman United States Youth Council, 1962-1964. Member advance staff Presidential Campaign Robert F. Kennedy, 1968. Civic director Fund for American Studies, 1974-1983, board visitors, 1983-1985.

    Board directors American Council Young Political Leaders, 1975-1983, Nazareth Regional High School, New York City, 1976-1984, St. Francis de Sales School for Deaf, New York City, 1980-1988. Member Foreign Policy Association (board directors 1974-1980), Delta Phi Delta. Clubs: Larchmont Yacht (New York ).

    University (New York City).



    Sailing, skiing, squash, tennis.


    • Married Anne Marie Loretta Regin, June 19, 1965. Children: Jennifer Anne, Jane Courtney, James John Junior, Colin Regin.
    • father: Walter John O'N.
    • mother: Catherine Christina (Koerner) O'N.
    • spouse: Anne Marie Loretta Regin
    • children: Jennifer Anne O'Neill
    • Jane Courtney O'Neill
    • James John Junior O'Neill
    • Colin Regin O'Neill
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    Born February 9, 1938
    • 1959
      St. Francis College
    • 1962
      St. John's University
    • 1968
      New York University
    • 1963 - 1966
      Associate, in trusts Comptroller of Currency United States Treasury
    • 1966 - 1974
      assistant, vice president American Stock Exchange
    • 1974 - 1986
      executive, Committee Publicly Owned Companies
    • 1974 - 1986
      general counsel, Committee Publicly Owned Companies
    • 1986
      senior, vice president Rothschild Incorporated