Brian Shea is a Vice Chairman of BNY Mellon and is Chief Executive Officer of Investment Services, which comprises the following businesses: Alternative Investment Services, Asset Servicing, Corporate Trust, Depositary Receipts, Broker-Dealer Services and Pershing. He also oversees Client Service Delivery and Client Technology Solutions. In addition, Brian is a member of the BNY Mellon Executive Committee. Previously, he was chairman and chief executive officer of Pershing, a BNY Mellon company, providing leadership for all Pershing affiliates globally.
Brian serves on the Board of Directors of the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation and has previously served on the Board of Directors of the Insured Retirement Institute. He previously served on the Board of Governors of the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD, which is now the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc.); the NASD Dispute Resolution Board, as chairman of the National Adjudicatory Council of the NASD; and as chairman of the NASD Membership Committee. He has also served on the NASD Variable Annuity Utility Task Force, the NASD Mutual Fund Breakpoint Task Force, the NASD Mutual Fund Omnibus Processing Task Force, the NASD Member Admission Review Committee and the NASD District 10 (New York) Committee.
Brian also served as chairman of the Securities Industry Association Membership Committee (SIA, which is now the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association or SIFMA), and served on the SIA New York District Committee. He is a two-time recipient of the chairman’s award for distinguished service to the SIA.
Brian serves on the Board of Trustees of St. John’s University, and on the Board of St. John’s University’s Institute for Catholic Schools. He is also a member of the Board of the Tomorrow’s Hope Foundation, chairman of the Bishop’s Advisory Committee for Catholic Education in the diocese of Rockville Centre and serves on the Archdiocese of New York Archbishop’s Committee for Charity.
After earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from St. John’s University, Brian went on to earn a Master of Business Administration degree in Finance from Pace University. He has also completed the Securities Industry Institute program, sponsored by SIFMA, at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.