Overlooking the Chicago River

Meet the Team

Overlooking the Chicago River

Meet the Team

231 South LaSalle St., 4th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604
231 South LaSalle St., 4th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604

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®