Hanneke Smits to become BNY Mellon IM CEO as Harris retires

Mitchell Harris to retire 1 October

Lauren Mason
Future CEO of BNY Mellon IM Hanneke Smits

Future CEO of BNY Mellon IM Hanneke Smits

Hanneke Smits, chief executive at Newton Investment Management, will take over the reins as CEO of BNY Mellon Investment Management when Mitchell Harris retires on 1 October.

A new CEO for Newton IM has not yet been found, according to the firm, although Smits will remain at Newton until Harris leaves. Catherine Keating will remain in her role as CEO of BNY Mellon Wealth Management,...

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