Mr. Gibbons currently serves as the interim Chief Executive Officer of BNY Mellon. Since 2017, Mr. Gibbons has been a Vice Chairman of BNY Mellon and CEO of Clearing, Markets and Client Management. In that role he oversaw the Pershing clearing business; the trading, financing, collateral and liquidity management solutions delivered through the Markets business; treasury services and commercial payment activities; the U.S. government securities clearance and U.S. tri-party repo businesses delivered through BNY Mellon Government Securities Services Corp; credit services; global client management; and regional area management. From 2008 through 2017, he served as CFO. Previously, for nearly a decade he was Chief Risk Officer, overseeing credit, operational and market risk management of the company and The Bank of New York.
Mr. Gibbons also served as CFO of The Bank of New York for almost a year prior to the merger. He first joined The Bank of New York in 1986 and held top management positions in the capital markets business, including head of global treasury, with responsibility for asset and liability management, funding, money market trading, swaps and derivative products. Prior to joining The Bank of New York, he was assistant treasurer at Handy and Harman, a leading refiner, processor and fabricator of precious metals.
Mr. Gibbons is a member of BNY Mellon’s Executive Committee, the organization’s most senior management body. He is also a director of BNY Mellon’s European Bank, The Bank of New York Mellon SA/NV, and serves on the advisory board of Wake Forest University's Business School.
He holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Wake Forest University and an MBA from Pace University.