Overlooking the Chicago River

Meet the Team

Overlooking the Chicago River

Meet the Team

James Veers

Senior Research Analyst
Great Lakes Advisors
CFA®

James serves as a Senior Research Analyst on the Fundamental Equity team covering Consumer Discretionary and Consumer Staples sectors. Prior to joining Great Lakes Advisors in 2019, James was a Portfolio Manager & Analyst at Lombardia Capital Partners where he covered companies within the Consumer Discretionary, Industrials, and Materials sectors. James also worked as a Research Analyst at Timeless Investment Management as a generalist, covering stocks across all sectors.

Education and Professional Credentials 

  • Industry Start: 2005
  • University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, BS
  • Indiana University at Bloomington, MBA
  • Chartered Financial Analyst, CFA®