Executive Vice President
BNY Mellon Markets
James heads up the Collateral Management and Securities Finance businesses for BNY Mellon Markets. He holds responsibility for providing overall strategic direction and leveraging the businesses’ extensive world-wide network and robust product capabilities.
For more than twenty years James has held leadership positions with an emphasis on core Collateral and Securities Finance disciplines, including Trading and Product Development. Most recently, he was head of BNY Mellon’s Securities Finance group and prior to that he served as Chief Operating Officer for Agency Securities Lending. Prior to joining BNY Mellon, James was Senior Vice President and Head of Capital Markets at CIBC Mellon, a joint venture between the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and BNY Mellon. He provided overall leadership for the company’s Capital Markets business, which included Securities Lending, Treasury and Cash Management. James was also a member of the company’s Executive Management Committee and chaired the Asset/Liability Committee.
James earned a master’s degree of business administration at Queen’s University.