State Street has appointed Laura Lifland as managing director, FX sales, based in San Francisco.
A spokesperson for the bank confirmed that Lifland will officially start in her new role in early April.
Lifland joins State Street from Hedge Trackers, a Silicon Valley-based advisor and technology provider for corporations using hedges and hedge accounting, where she worked in sales and relationship management.
Prior to joining Hedge Trackers in 2016, Lifland worked in business development for FX Transparency, an independent provider of FX TCA.
Before that she held FX sales roles at a number of major banks, spending five years working for Citi in San Francisco, five years at UBS in the firm’s Stamford office and seven years at JP Morgan in New York.