Based in Dublin, Meliosa joined Northern Trust in 2003. During her career, she has held senior roles including head of relationship management and chief operations officer. She has also held a wide range of board appointments, including serving on the board of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ireland from 2008 to 2014, and led a number of key industry initiatives.
“Ireland has long been central to our growth in Europe and we are delighted to appoint Meliosa to lead this business as we take the next step in our journey,” said Bellows. “As the clients serviced by our more than 1,500 employees in Ireland continue to evolve in sophistication and scale, Meliosa’s knowledge, vision and leadership will be instrumental in guiding our business – and our clients’ – through future years of growth and opportunity.”
Northern Trust has serviced Irish clients since 1989, setting-up its Dublin office in 2000 and Limerick operations in 2007. Today, it is one of Ireland’s largest fund administrators and custodians, supporting global investors across a full spectrum of asset classes and strategies.
Northern Trust Corporation is a leading provider of wealth management, asset servicing, asset management and banking to corporations, institutions, affluent families and individuals. Founded in Chicago in 1889, Northern Trust has a global presence with offices in 20 U.S. states and Washington, D.C., and across 23 locations in Canada, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region.
Established for more than 125 years, as of December 31, 2018, Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) had assets under custody/administration of US$10.1 trillion, and assets under management of US$1.1 trillion.