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BNY Mellon

Watkins Steps In as Gill Retires from BNYM

Dan Watkins has been appointed head of BNY Mellon Markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). He succeeds Richard Gill, who is retiring from the business after 22 years with the group.
Gill joined Bank of New York in 1995 as head of its spot FX trading team, before being appointed global co-head of FX trading and senior global markets officer in Europe at BNY Mellon. He joined the bank from First National Bank of Chicago, where he worked for four years.

BNY Mellon Hires Two?

BNY Mellon has apparently made a further two senior hires to its FX business.
The bank confirms that Jeff Leal has joined as global head of e-FX. Leal was last global head of electronic markets at UniCredit, prior to which he global head of e-FX trading at Nomura.
Leal is believed to have started this week.
Meanwhile market sources tell Profit & Loss that Jason Vitale will soon be joining the bank as COO of the FX business, although the bank could not confirm this.