State Street Unveils Australian HQ

March 2, 2011 ( –State Street Corporation has officially opened its new Australian headquarters in Sydney.

A news release said by the end of the year, approximately 700 employees who were previously based at two locations in the Sydney CBD will be housed over eight levels of 420 George Street. 

Jay Hooley, chief executive officer of State Street, said the new office, comprising levels 10-17 at the 5 Greenstar accredited 420 George Street, will enable State Street to bring together its Global Advisors, Global Markets and Global Services businesses for the first time in one location. 

 It will also provide room for future expansion, he said.