Wall Street 50 – 2018

Brian Ruane/BNY Mellon

Brian is the chief executive officer of BNY Mellon Government Securities Services and a member of BNY Mellon’s Executive Committee. Government Securities Services is a subsidiary of BNY Mellon designed to enhance the capabilities, governance and resiliency of U.S. government securities clearance & U.S. tri-party repo markets.

Born in the U.S. and raised in Ireland, Brian attended Colaiste Eanna, Dublin before admission to the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants, and received his M.B.A. from Hofstra University, New York. Brian is a member of the Board of Directors of Promontory Interfinancial Network, a Washington D.C. based financial technology firm. He also serves on the Dean’s Advisory Board of the UCD Michael Smurfit School of Business, Dublin and the Zarb School of Business, New York.

Brian’s father Anthony is from County Mayo and his mother Rose is from County Longford. Brian is married to Anna Lynch and they have four children, Sarah, Emma, Jack and Ellie. Brian was the Wall Street 50 keynote speaker in 2011.