CIBC Mellon appoints custody veteran to relationship role

Michael Garneau will take up a relationship executive role at CIBC Mellon following positions at State Street and Citi.
By Paul Walsh
CIBC Mellon has appointed industry veteran and former State Street and Citi employee Michael Garneau to an executive role in its relationship management team.

In his new role, Garneau is responsible for managing client relationships and supporting continued growth in the Quebec region.

He will also focus on providing client service for pension, investment fund, insurance, corporate and other Canadian institutional investors based in Quebec.

Prior to joining CIBC Mellon, Garneau worked with Citibank Canada between 2013 and 2016.

Garneau also spent nearly 20 years as vice president for Eastern Canada, institutional investor services at State Street Trust Company Canada.

In his new role Garneau will report to Tim Rourke, vice president of relationship management and pension practice lead at CIBC Mellon.

“I am proud to join CIBC Mellon and work with the company’s institutional investor clients in the Quebec area,” said Garneau.

“I am excited to provide client-focused service excellence as CIBC Mellon’s Quebec office continues to grow its service team along with its business.”