Alan joins from Citibank where he spent nearly 20 years and was most recently director of business development for direct clearing and custody. He also held other key positions, including head of financial institutions relationship management and head of Asian global clearing.
Commenting on his appointment, Charles Cock said: “BNP Paribas is committed to maintaining its well established leadership position in clearing, settlement and custody and to growing its product offering. We look forward to welcoming Alan who brings extensive knowledge and expertise to this key business area. Alan's appointment reinforces the bank's ambition to accompany its clients in their growth aspirations by delivering comprehensive clearing, settlement and custody solutions.”
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About BNP Paribas
BNP Paribas (www.bnpparibas.com) is a European leader in global banking and financial services and is one of the 4 strongest banks in the world according to Standard & Poor's. The group is present in over 85 countries, with more than 168,000 employees, including 129,500 in Europe. The group holds key positions in three major segments: Corporate and Investment Banking, Asset Management & Services and Retail Banking. Present throughout Europe in all of its business lines, the bank's two domestic markets in retail banking are France and Italy. BNP Paribas also has a significant presence in the United States and strong positions in Asia and the emerging markets.
About BNP Paribas Securities Services
BNP Paribas Securities Services (www.securities.bnpparibas.com) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of BNP Paribas. With €3.6 trillion assets under custody, €739 billion assets under administration and close to 6,000 funds administered, BNP Paribas Securities Services is the leading European provider of securities services and rated number 5 in the world.
BNP Paribas Securities Services has a unique multi-local model, servicing both the buy-side and sell-side with 5,600 employees worldwide, a local presence across 25 countries and global coverage of 92 markets.