1980 BA College of Arts & Sciences / Maxwell School (Political Science)
O'Hanley is president and CEO of State Street Global Advisors, the 3d largest investment management firm in the world, and vice chairman of State Street Corporation, Boston. From 2010-14, he was president of Asset Management and Corporate Services for Fidelity Investments. He served as president and CEO, BNY Mellon Asset Management, Boston, and vice chairman, Bank of New York Mellon Corp. from 1997-2010. He was with McKinsey & Co. from 1986-97 and was elected partner in 1992.
O'Hanley is a member of the board of Unum Corp. and is a visiting professor at the University of Edinburgh School of Management. He also serves on the boards of The Boston Foundation, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, East-West Institute, Committee for Economic Development, and IYRS School of Technology and Trades.
O'Hanley received a bachelor's degree in political science from the College of Arts and Sciences and the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
For Syracuse University, O'Hanley has been a member of the Maxwell School Advisory Board since 2004 and is currently the chair. He established the O'Hanley Family Endowed Fund for Faculty Excellence at Maxwell and the Robertson-O'Hanley Fellowship for graduate students.