Hani Kablawi is Executive Vice President and Head of Investment Services, EMEA. In this role, Hani oversees and leads the activities of the IS businesses, developing strategies to deliver client solutions while driving efficiencies and effectiveness across Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Hani is a member of the corporate Operating Committee, and is Chief Executive of BNY Mellon (International) Limited, the company’s London based UK bank, and Director of BNY Mellon SA/NV, the company’s Brussels based European bank. Hani also Co-Chairs the company’s Sovereign Advisory Board, and the Middle East and Africa Management Committee.
Hani was formerly CEO of EMEA Asset Servicing, responsible for leading the delivery of global custody and fund services to financial institutions and asset owners in the region. Prior to that appointment, he served as head of EMEA Client Management at BNY Mellon, responsible for country management and franchise clients across the region. Since joining BNY Mellon in 1997, Hani has held a number of senior country and client management positions based in New York, Abu Dhabi, Dubai and London.
Before joining BNY Mellon, Hani worked for HSBC and Mashreqbank in New York. Hani earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in 1989 and a Master of Arts in Finance in 1990, both from The University of Iowa. He became a Chartered Financial Analyst in 1993.