EUROPE - Mellon Global Securities Services has appointed Cathy Kinsella (pictured) as trustee manager for its trustee business in Ireland.
Reporting to Anne King, managing director of Mellon Trustees (Dublin), Kinsella will manage the team carrying out the trustee fiduciary responsibilities for the Dublin domiciled funds.
This involves working closely with all parties involved in the management and servicing of Mellon’s clients’ funds. Kinsella joins from HSBC Global Investor Services, where she also worked as trustee manager.
In addition, Mellon European Fund Services has appointed Lawrence Langenhan as senior client relations manager. He joins from JPMorgan Fleming Asset Management.
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