Scientific Video games Company (Scientific Video games or the corporate) lately introduced the appointment of Robert O’Connor as senior vp of presidency affairs, reporting on to Chief Govt Officer Kevin Sheehan. On this position, O’Connor will probably be accountable for growing and executing Scientific Video games’ world authorities relations and public affairs to help the corporate’s long-term methods and lift its profile globally to help its present enterprise, new sector progress alternatives and rising markets.
“Rob brings practically three many years of presidency service and advocacy expertise on the world, federal, state and native ranges,” stated Sheehan. “We look ahead to capitalizing on his management, as we proceed to develop and prosper in present jurisdictions, in addition to develop into newly regulated territories.”
O’Connor joins Scientific Video games from Goldman Sachs, the place he served as vp, govt workplace, authorities affairs. At Goldman Sachs, he managed political, legislative and regulatory advocacy with the U.S. Senate, U.S. Home of Representatives and led firm advocacy efforts in New York State, New York Metropolis and New Jersey. He additionally served as treasurer of the Goldman Sachs Political Motion Committee (GS PAC).
Previous to Goldman Sachs, O’Connor served as majority employees director for the U.S. Home of Representatives Committee on homeland safety, the place he led all committee operations, technique and personnel administration. As employees director, he oversaw the profitable passage of 4 important items of laws that have been signed into legislation. Beforehand, he was chief of employees to U.S. Rep. Peter King (NY).
O’Connor is a member of various alumni and veteran organizations, together with Veterans on Wall Avenue(VOWS). In 2011, he was chosen as a Rockefeller Fellow with the Partnership for New York Metropolis.
O’Connor is a graduate of america Navy Academy at West Level with a bachelor of science typically engineering.