Ann Fogarty is Managing Director and Head of Operations at BNY Mellon. In this role, Ann is responsible for leading the Global Operations organization, supporting every stage of the client investment lifecycle including account creation, trading, clearing and settlement, and servicing of assets. She is also a member of the board of BNY Mellon International Operations (India) Private Limited and President of the board of BNY Mellon Investment Management Services LLC.
Ann has held a number of global leadership roles throughout the company since joining in 1988. She has extensive senior management experience of large international funds, custody and treasury services sectors. As head of EMEA Fund Accounting Services, she was responsible for BNY Mellon’s Fund Services’ Operations in Ireland, the U.K., Luxembourg and Germany. She was also Managing Director of BNY Mellon Fund Services Ireland Ltd., the largest Fund Administration company in the country, providing Fund Accounting and Transfer Agency services to Mutual, ETF and Alternative Fund clients.
Ann served as Director and Head of Operations at AIB/BNY Trust Company, a sister joint venture to the Fund company providing Custody and Trustee Services. Prior to that, she worked for AIB Capital Markets where she had responsibility for Derivatives, Middle and Back Office Groups.
As a proud Irish native, Ann has served on various committees of The Irish Funds Industry Association, and is a founding member of the Irish chapter of the 30% Club, which seeks to improve the proportion of women in senior business roles. She holds an M.A. in Human Resources and is a Graduate member of the Marketing Institute in Ireland.