DUBAI—Manning Selvage & Lee’s international financial communications operation, Capital MS&L, has been appointed by The Bank of New York Mellon to provide communications support as the bank seeks to strengthen its presence in the Middle East region. This appointment coincides with the announcement that BNY Mellon has been awarded a license to operate in the Dubai International Financial Centre.
The Bank of New York Mellon, a global financial services company operating in 34 countries and serving more than 100 markets, has been doing business in the Middle East since the early 1900s through a number of its predecessor organizations (Irving Trust, BNY, Mellon). Capital MS&L will work with BNY Mellon to raise awareness of its expertise across all business divisions in the Middle East and to highlight its long-standing commitment to the region.
The Capital MS&L team is led by Daniela Fleischmann, supported by Sonia Kribi, Tim Tezisler and Nahed Ashour. They will be reporting to Ivan Royle, Head of EMEA corporate communications at BNY Mellon in London.