According to a news release, Gruber replaces Debra Baker, who was recently named chief administrative officer for The Bank of New York Mellon’s Global Corporate Trust division. Gruber will be based in Boston and report to Dan Wywoda, head of Global Product Management for BNY Mellon Asset Servicing, the announcement said.
Before joining BNY Mellon, Gruber was co-founder and managing principal of Hamersley Partners, LLC, a third-party marketing and research firm for specialized asset managers and hedge funds. Prior to that, he worked for 10 years at State Street Analytics as senior vice president in charge of global client service and consulting.
“ John brings a wide range of institutional investment knowledge to this role,” said Wywoda, in the announcement.