Global - Mellon Global Investments has appointed Greg Brisk as chief operations officer (COO) in a move that sees him shift from his former position as head of Mellon Financial Corporation’s risk and compliance department in Europe.

The new role gives Brisk overall responsibility for Mellon Global Investment’s global operations, which include those of ABN AMRO Mellon Global Securities Services.

Based in London, Brisk will report to Jon Little, chief executive officer of Mellon Global Investments and he will also become a member of the group’s executive and board of directors.