Adriano Koelle

Chairman of Latin America, BNY Mellon and Country Executive for Brazil

Adriano Koelle - BNY Mellon

Adriano Koelle is Chairman of Latin America for BNY Mellon and Country Executive for Brazil. He oversees client coverage for BNY Mellon across Latin America from his base in São Paulo. He also collaborates with company businesses on strategic planning and resource allocation, ensuring a strong commitment to risk, compliance and regulatory issues, and advancing the brand with the region's stakeholders.


Adriano joined BNY Mellon in 2013, bringing extensive regional experience from Goldman Sachs in Brazil, where he headed distribution for the firm's asset management business. Before Goldman, Adriano was co-country head for Schroders Investment Management in Brazil, having served previously in senior client management roles for several Latin American financial firms.


Adriano is a member of BNY Mellon's Operating Committee, the company's senior leadership body. He holds a B.A. in Business Administration, with a concentration in Marketing and Finance, from Fundação Getúlio Vargas in São Paulo, Brazil. He is fluent in English and Portuguese and highly proficient in Spanish and French.