State Street Appoints Senior VP

State Street Corporation appointed Dick Taggart to senior vice president and head of Middle Office Outsourcing Operations across North America for the company’s Investment Manager Services business. 

Taggart has more than 25 years of experience in the financial operations industry, leading global operations sourcing strategies and significant change programs. He will report to Jeff Conway, executive vice president and global head of State Street’s Investment Manager Services business.

Taggart joins State Street from AllianceBernstein, where most recently he was senior vice president and head of global operations. He was responsible for Investment Management Operations supporting Institutional Services, Retail Mutual Funds and Private Client businesses, and managing more than 1,100 employees across 10 countries. He has particular expertise in developing and re-engineering global financial services businesses, having recently implemented significant outsourcing programs including the outsourcing of AllianceBernstein’s investment operations with State Street.