BNY Mellon, a global leader in investment management and investment services, today announced that Paulette Mullings Bradnock will be joining BNY Mellon as Chief Auditor, effective May 26, 2015.
Bradnock joins BNY Mellon from American International Group, Inc. (AIG), where she held the company's top audit role of Senior Vice President and Director of Internal Audit, managing a global team of 400 employees. Prior to that, she had been Deputy Director of Internal Audit, with expanded global responsibility for audit across financial services, general insurance and the corporate functions.
Bradnock started her career at Chemical Bank, where she worked in both audit and control functions. She joined Chase Manhattan in 1993, where she successively covered global services, investment management and private banking. She continued with Chase as it acquired J.P. Morgan and later merged with Bank One, and in 2004 was given audit responsibilities for the corporate functions at JPMorgan Chase, including finance, legal, real estate and human resources. Bradnock joined AIG in 2005.
Bradnock serves on the Board of Governors for the Institute of Internal Auditors–New York Chapter and on the Board of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Metro and Western New York. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Information Systems from the City University of New York–Queens College.
"Paulette is a seasoned career auditor with thirty years of experience within the financial services industry, working across product areas and businesses, including asset management, private banking, treasury and corporate functions," said Gerald L. Hassell, BNY Mellon's chairman and chief executive officer. "She has a reputation as a great leader and a collaborative business partner and has built strong and effective relationships with industry regulators. She will provide our company with strong leadership in building upon our audit policies, processes and tools and in developing our talent."