Michael BerahaManaging Director and General Manager at BNY Mellon
Michael Beraha is the Country Executive leading BNY Mellon’s presence and responsible for all local business activities in France whilst chairing the Clearing and Collateral Management business contracted across the European Bank. He is also the Senior Client Executive for a handful of strategic clients’ global activities.
He has been the General Manager of the European Bank’s branch since October 2016 and prior to that, its Deputy Branch Manager since 2011. Michael was responsible for the Broker/Dealer sector in Continental Europe, having joined BNY Mellon in 2005 in London following a 10-year career at Clearstream Banking where he had growing responsibilities in technology, operations, client services and sales across Custody and Triparty Repo business lines.
Michael is a member of the EMEA Digital Council and avidly collaborates with FinTechs that offer novel and sustainable capital markets solutions. He is an active Male Ally supporting gender equality as well as diversity and inclusion in partnership with our Women Initiatives Network (WIN). A member of the Sustainability Council since inception, Michael also fosters US-EU commercial relationships as a board member of the European American Chamber of Commerce in Paris.
Michael studied in London at Queen Mary College where he obtained his BA in European