Hayes to join BNP Paribas Securities Services from State Street

BNP Paribas Securities Services has appointed Patrick Hayes as head of the UK, Middle East and South Africa, taking over from James McAleenan, who is retiring.

Hayes was previously the managing director of International Fund Services Europe for State Street, based in Ireland, and spent more than 25 years at State Street in a variety of roles. He will join BNP Paribas Securities Services at the end of June. Based in London, he will report to José Placido, global head of client development.