Mr. Francis La Salla was appointed as a non-executive Director of Euroclear plc (“PLC”) and Euroclear SA/NV (“ESA”) in September and October 2012 respectively.
He is a member of the Nominations & Governance Committee and of the Remuneration Committee of PLC and a member of the Risk Committee of ESA.
Mr. La Salla is Chief Executive Officer of BNY Mellon’s Alternative Investment Services and Structured Products Business. Before that he was Managing Director and a member of the Executive Committee of Pershing LLC, a BNY Mellon company. He is also a member of the Operating Committee of BNY Mellon.
Prior to the acquisition of Pershing by BNY Mellon in May 2003, Mr. La Salla was the president and COO of BNY Clearing Services LLC.
From 1989 to 1994, Mr. La Salla was managing director and COO of Société Générale Securities Corporation, where he was responsible for developing the French financial institution’s U.S. brokerage business.
Mr. La Salla earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from The City University of New York, a Master of Business Administration degree in Finance from Wagner College, and a Master of Arts degree in Theology from Fordham University.