Geoff Pullen joins State Street alternatives team

Geoff Pullen has joined State Street as managing director, alternatives sector, EMEA at State Street. Based in London, he will report into Maria Cantillon, head of sector solutions for EMEA, and his responsibilities will include driving the execution of the team’s regional sales strategy across hedge and private equity fund clients.

With 16 years’ experience, he joins State Street from Standard Chartered where he led the transaction banking & securities services sales to European alternative and traditional asset managers. Prior to this he held senior sales roles at both HSBC Securities Services and BNP Paribas.

He holds a BSc (Hons) in Communications & Information Systems from Cranfield University and an MBA from Cass Business School.