Legal Councel, BNY Mellon
Charlene is a lawyer at BNY Mellon, a global investments company dedicated to helping its clients manage and service their financial assets throughout the investment lifecycle. Charlene specialises in employment law and advises on all employment, labour, benefits and immigration matters to the Company operating in the EMEA region. Charlene is the Co-Chair of BNY Mellon’s EMEA Multicultural Employee Resource Group – IMPACT which focuses on the celebration of multiculturalism and equality of people, presence and perspective. IMPACT supports the Company to further imbed diversity and inclusion as a core thread throughout its infrastructure and operations. Charlene was a finalist for the Inspirational Role Model of the Year Award at the 2015 European Diversity Awards. In 2014 Charlene won the BNY Mellon Star Award for extraordinary work and exemplifying the Company’s core values. Only 50 employees were chosen globally out of over 50,000 employees.