Thomas J. Perna
|Thomas J. Perna|
|Occupation||Chief Executive Officer|
Perna retired from his position as the senior executive vice president at The Bank of New York, where he was responsible for relationship management, client services, product management and operations for several of the bank's businesses including domestic and global custody, government securities clearance, securities lending, mutual funds custody, unit investment trust and the banking needs of the financial services, government, and securities industries.
He joined The Bank of New York in February 1986, when the bank acquired Fidata Trust Company (Bradford Trust Company), a supplier of processing services to the institutional marketplace, where he served as president and chief executive officer. Prior to joining Fidata, he served in systems and operations positions with the New York Stock Exchange member firms of DeCoppett & Doremus and H. Hentz & Company. He served on the boards of directors of the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), Euroclear Bank S.A. and Euroclear Clearance System Plc and is a member of a number of banking and securities industry associations.