State Street Names New Executive Vice President and Head of Global Human Resources.
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 8, 2001
State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT), the world's leading specialist in meeting the needs of sophisticated global investors, today announced the appointment of Luis J. de Ocejo as executive vice president and head of Global Human Resources. Ocejo will report to John Towers, vice chairman and chief administrative officer of State Street Corporation.
"As State Street continues to expand around the globe, fostering and developing the competencies of our workforce is an essential component of our corporate strategies and objectives, " said Towers. "We are confident that Luis' more than 25 years of global human resource experience will be an instrumental part of State Street's success."
Ocejo most recently served as senior vice president for human resources and corporate affairs for The Pillsbury Company in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In this role, Ocejo had worldwide leadership for Pillsbury's human resources, public and community relations, government affairs, legal services and business administration services for eight years. From 1989-1992, Ocejo served as director of personnel development for Grand Metropolitan plc in London, where he was responsible for all aspects of human resources development for all business units.
Ocejo received his BA degree from Assumption College in 1973. In addition, he has also been actively involved in many community organizations, including the Greater Minneapolis Chamber of Commerce and the National Epilepsy Center in the United Kingdom, as well as a member of the Executive Committee of the Greater Hartford Open.
With $6.1 trillion in assets under custody and $727 billion under management, State Street Corporation is the world's leading specialist in meeting the needs of sophisticated global investors. Offices are located in the United States, Canada, Chile, Cayman Islands, Netherlands Antilles, Ireland, United Kingdom, Netherlands, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Germany, Czech Republic, United Arab Emirates, Russia, People's Republic of China, Taiwan, South Korea, Japan, Singapore and Australia. State Street Corporation's common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol STT. For more information, visit State Street 's website at www.statestreet.com.