Custody Product Manager
Kara Kennedy, Custody Product Manager in the Asset Servicing business, based in London. Kara is primarily responsible for strategic initiatives related to custody, including FinTech engagement and emerging technology.
From 2013 to early 2018, Kara was responsible for product and innovation in BNY Mellon’s Depositary Receipts business. Kara joined BNY Mellon from Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM), where she was Category Manager for their actively managed equity unit trust range. Previously, Kara worked for the London Stock Exchange with responsibility for Fixed Income, ETFs, Depositary Receipts and secondary market trading platforms.
Kara graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2004 with an MA in Politics and is a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Securities & Investment Management.