John Weir takes new IT role at BNY Mellon

BNY Mellon has appointed John Weir as head of its newly formed Application Platform and Services group. In this role he is responsible for delivering common enabling technologies that enhance the productivity of application developers, particularly on NEXEN, the new digital platform currently being rolled out to clients.

Weir has worked in various functions and roles across finance. He was previously the global head of middleware engineering at Goldman Sachs where he provided the firm’s application development teams with the tools, platforms and services required to accelerate solution delivery.