Mellon Transition Management Increases Global Presence

March 24, 2009 ( - Mellon Transition Management (MTM) has announced the appointment of Tim Wilkinson and his team of transition management professionals to its global business.

The seven-member group joining MTM will be based in London, increasing the global team to 50. The team was previously part of Citi Transition Management, the transition management business of Citigroup Markets Ltd., according to the announcement.

Wilkinson has been named Managing Director for Europe, the Middle East and Africa for MTM. He will help drive the growth of MTM in the EMEA region alongside Director Mark Dwyer, who is responsible for sales. Citi veteran, Toby Goold, will join Dwyer in the sales effort as Director.

At Citi, Wilkinson was a Managing Director and established the transition management business for Citi in the Asia Pacific region and EMEA.

Project Managers joining from Citi include Greg Metzmacher and Raymond Pestana, both as Directors, and Andrew Cooper, as vice president. Robert Dixon and Chloe Wilson will also join the team, as Associates.

“We are pleased to add these talented individuals who have significant experience in building transition management businesses in both EMEA and Asia – Pacific,” said Mark Keleher, chief executive of MTM, in the announcement. “They will complement our presence in both London and Sydney, Australia, as we continue to expand.”