Chief Operating Officer of Investment Management
Renee LaRoche-Morris is the Chief Operating Officer of BNY Mellon Investment Management; in this role, Renee oversees Investment Management’s Operations & Technology teams, U.S. Strategic Initiatives team, Chief Administrative Officer, Proxy team, and Enterprise Data Strategy team. She also manages a wide range of related responsibilities, including information security, IM's global premises strategy and strategic projects.
Renee has a key responsibility as COO to oversee all IM strategic activities, monitoring, facilitating, and ensuring accountability and on-time delivery for IM initiatives.
As former Chief Financial Officer of BNY Mellon Wealth Management, Renee brings the unique perspective of understanding both business and financial drivers that are key to growth and client satisfaction.
Prior to joining Wealth Management, Renee led Pershing’s Financial Planning & Analysis and Corporate Development functions. Renee joined BNY Mellon in 2003 on Pershing’s Global Client Relationships team where she held a leadership role focused on global strategy and operations.
Renee is the Co-chair of IMPACT, BNY Mellon’s Multi-cultural Business Resource Group and she sits on the board of Dress for Success Worldwide.
Prior to joining BNY Mellon, Renee was a Senior Manager at Deloitte Consulting where she specialized in strategy and operations for the financial services industry.
Renee began her career at the Chase Manhattan Bank where she completed the Retail Management Development Program and held positions in Database Marketing and Product Management.
Renee holds a BA in Foreign Affairs from the University of Virginia and an MBA in Finance and Marketing from the Columbia Business School.