NEW YORK, Aug. 24, 2020 -- BNY Mellon Wealth Management has appointed Lynne Sawyer as Senior Group Manager, Deposit Product Management. In this newly created role, she will drive deposit growth and support the enhancement of deposit products. Lynne will report to Rick Calero, Head of Banking and Lending for Wealth Management.
A senior leader in financial services, Lynne has worked in banking client service, institutional securities operations and wealth management. Most recently, she led Cash Management Product and Services at Morgan Stanley Wealth Management where she worked closely with Operations, Technology, Sales, and Field Management to launch new deposit products and services for clients to manage cash. While at Morgan Stanley, she was also Head of Wealth Management Operations Client Service Centers.
Prior to her work at Morgan Stanley, she was the Global Head of Client Services and the North America Head of Global Custody Operations at Citi. Lynne also managed and led teams in Citi's business lines, which included global implementations, stock option/purchase employee trade support services, brokerage client services, and retail bank consumer loans and branch services.
"Lynne is a seasoned banking leader, with a focus on organic deposit growth," said Calero. "Her deep expertise in deposit product management will support our advice-driven approach to deliver investment, banking deposit, and products to our clients."
An advocate for the leadership and development of women, Lynne is a board member, a mentor, and a speaker for WINGs for Growth, a non-profit dedicated to developing senior women leaders. From 2010 to 2018, Lynne served on the Board of Trustees of Brooks School, an independent co-educational college preparatory school in North Andover, Massachusetts, where she was co-chair of the development fund-raising committee and a member of the finance committee.
Lynne is a FINRA Series 7 license holder. She graduated from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut with a Bachelor's degree in economics.
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