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BNY Mellon Wealth Management Names UK Regional Head

Editorial Staff 3 June 2021


The regional director for the UK has spent half of his career at BNY Mellon.

BNY Mellon Wealth Management has appointed Barry Halpin as regional director in London, UK.

Halpin, who started on 1 June, reports to Chuck Long, head of international wealth management. His responsibilities include product and service delivery within the region and development and execution of regional strategy. Halpin will oversee a team of relationship managers, client specialists and support staff in the region.

Halpin has more than 30 years' experience in the financial services industry and spent half of his career at BNY Mellon. Prior to this role, he was the head of EMEA Service Directors within BNY Mellon Asset Servicing from 2019 to 2021 and, before that, head of UK Service Directors since 2013.

BNY Mellon Wealth Management has $292 billion in total client assets, as of 31 March.

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