James “Jim” Ostry
was the winner of the Alumni Service Award, acknowledging volunteer service to the Tepper School community and its alumni organizations, faithful and continued effort in maintaining alumni organizations, and assistance in expanding the influence and prestige of the school and the university.
Ostry, a dedicated alumnus, served on the Tepper School Alumni Board from 2011-2014, during which time he was on the inaugural alumni awards committee. Ostry is a current Chicago chapter volunteer and was previously the New York chapter president, and has hosted several events in New York and Chicago, including Chicago’s first Summer Welcome Reception. He has also served on Tepper School Reunion committees, and has been heavily involved in the Wall Street Alumni Network, serving as a panelist and moderating panel presentations for students and alumni in the New York City area.
Jim currently serves as the co-head of Credit Suisse HOLT and is responsible for developing and executing the HOLT strategy, including leveraging HOLT with key clients, promoting the HOLT brand internally, and continuing the integration with the Equities franchise.