Board of Directors

Emily Portney

Emily Portney
Emily Portney

Emily Portney is Head of Asset Servicing, Americas for Bank of New York Mellon Corporation. In her role she leads the firm’s Asset Servicing business in the U.S. and Latin America, and oversees BNYM’s interest in CIBC Mellon, a joint venture in Canada.

She is a member of BNYM’s Global Asset Servicing Executive Committee with direct ownership for BNYM’s current and future product capabilities across custody, trust services, fund accounting and administration, as well as mid-office outsourcing.

Prior to joining BNYM, Portney was Chief Financial Officer for Barclays Bank PLC where she was responsible for Finance, Treasury, and Tax functions.

She is an active member of Executive Board of the Futures Industry Association, CME’s Clearing House Risk Committee, CFTC’s Market Risk Advisory Committee (MRAC), and CFTC’s Global Markets Advisory Committee (GMAC).

Portney is a graduate of Duke University and holds an MBA from the Columbia Business School.