BNY Mellon Markets USA
Piers is a Financial Services consultant with 33 years of industry experience in trading, clearing and risk management. Most recently, as COO of BNY Mellon Markets, he played a key role in the identification and implementation of strategic initiatives such as platform industrialization and core business transformation in response to evolving regulatory requirements, including MiFID, IBOR replacement, and QFC rules.
Prior to BNY Mellon, Piers was Deutsche Bank’s global co-head of Listed Derivatives & Markets Clearing. From 1986 to 2012, he was with JP Morgan Chase, where he held a variety of senior positions in FX options trading, credit portfolio trading, credit risk management, and OTC clearing. In his various management roles in NY, London, and Singapore, Piers has had first hand experience in developing, managing, and compensating globally diverse teams.
A graduate of Yale University, Piers also holds an MBA from New York University. Piers grew up in Puerto Rico, is fluent in Spanish, and conversational in German and French. He is currently nominated as a non-exec director of Koine USA.