Paul F. Connors, Jr.
Paul F. Connors Jr. founded Connors & Co. in 1995. Paul started his career in the brokerage industry and then began raising institutional assets for pension managers at Thompson McKinnons Securities in Atlanta; from there he went to Shearson Lehman Brothers and then Prudential Securities. Paul established a third party marketing relationship with INVESCO Capital management in 1984 that spanned 25 years. McKinley Capital Management (1995-2011) and EARNEST Partners (1999-2010) are two the other successful traditional managers that Paul and Connors & Co. has had long term experiences transitioning from emerging managers to mature stable businesses. In 1999 Paul founded EndPoint Capital with Wendell Starke, a private equity Fund of Funds with distribution management process, however due to the aftermath of 9/11 was forced to close the firm in 2002. Additionally, Paul was one of the founding investors of Seraph Group, an angel investment firm started in 2003.Paul earned his bachelor degree from Harvard University in 1981 and also holds the Series 7, 63 & 79 licenses.
Cathleen joined Connors & Co. in 2000 as the Marketing Coordinator for the home office in Atlanta. She is responsible for office management, relationship management, sales and support. Cathleen sits on the Board of Directors for the national Women in Pensions Organization, where she is currently the President and previously served as the Treasurer. Cathleen received a BS in Finance from the University of Georgia and her MBA from Mercer University. She also holds a Series 7 & 63 license.