BNY Mellon Leaders Recognized by 2020 EMpower Ethnic Minority Role Model List

July 2, 2020

Five leaders across the company were named to the EMpower Ethnic Minority Role Model Lists. These lists showcase business leaders who are breaking down barriers and working hard to break the ceiling for ethnic minorities in the U.K., Ireland, Europe and people of color in the U.S. and Canada.


Please join us in congratulating our colleagues for their commitment to driving change:


100 Ethnic Minority Executive

  • Tonia Bottoms, Senior Managing Counsel
  • Elizabeth Scarpelli, Head of Global Operations and Privacy Compliance

100 Ethnic Minority Future Leader

  • Noon Ali, Innovation Center Lead
  • Victor Nieves, Pershing Global Strategy and Product Management

20 Ethnic Minority Advocate Executive

  • Ileana Sodani, Head of International Sales, Asset Servicing

“I’m proud to work with colleagues across the globe who are not only focused on delivering for our clients, but go above and beyond their day job to role model inclusive leadership and ensure that everyone is free to be their true self at work,” said Jolen Anderson, Global Head of Human Resources. “Now, more than ever, it’s important to recognize those who are working to advance equality and drive change in the workplace. Noon, Tonia, Victor, Elizabeth and Ileana are doing just that and, I thank them for their efforts.”


Visit the EMpower Ethnic Minority Role Model List's website to learn more about the awards.

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