Geoffrey Towers

Chief Executive Officer, Pershing Limited

Geoffrey Towers is the Chief Executive Officer and member of the Executive Committee for Pershing Limited, a BNY Mellon company. Geoff is also a Managing Director and member of the Executive Committee for Pershing LLC and BNY Mellon’s Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Extended Executive Committee. He leads the long-term growth strategies for our businesses in the United Kingdom, Ireland, the Channel Islands and continental Europe.

Geoff joined Pershing Limited in 2015. Previously he was at Legal & General, where he was managing director responsible for platforms and distribution, as well as U.K. and international business development. Prior to that, he was chief executive officer of Standard Life Savings Ltd and oversaw international funds, life insurance, pensions and retirement as a managing director at Barclays Bank. Geoff began his career at Citibank Asset Management, ultimately becoming chief administrative officer.

Geoff holds Bachelor and Master degrees from Cambridge University.