Brian Ruane

CEO, BNY Mellon Government Securities Services Corp.

Brian Ruane is the Chief Executive Officer of BNY Mellon Government Securities Services (GSS) Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary designed to enhance the capabilities, governance, transparency and resiliency in the U.S. government securities clearance and U.S. tri-party repo businesses. In addition, Brian leads Broker Dealer Services and enterprise-level relationship management for the Bank, Broker-Dealer and Alternative Asset Manager market segments.

Previously, Brian was CEO of BNY Mellon’s Alternative Investment Services and was co-head of Pershing Prime Services and Derivative Clearing. Prior to that, he was Head of Global Client Management, North America. Brian also served on the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Working Committee on The Future of the U.S. Government Securities Markets.

Brian is a member of both BNY Mellon and Pershing’s Executive Committees. Brian is a board member of Promontory Interfinancial Network and serves on the Advisory Board for The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business in Ireland, and Hofstra University’s Zarb School of Business in New York.

Brian is a graduate of The Chartered Association of Certified Accountants in the UK and received his MBA in International Banking and Finance from Hofstra University’s Zarb School of Business.