Erika Lunceford

@ Head of Silicon Valley Innovation Center, BNY Mellon

Erika is a versatile technology and business leader who delivers change through technology solutions and strategies. She joined BNY Mellon in 2004 and has held a variety of leadership roles leveraging her breadth and depth of experience to digitally transform the bank, including Head of Client Technology Relationship Management and Client Engagement Technology Services. Erika was previously technology Program Manager for BNYM’s Tri-Party Repo Reform program where she played a pivotal role in creating technology solutions to support BNYM’s risk reduction. She also managed projects for Government Securities Clearance, Prime Brokerage Services and Global Collateral Management.

Before joining the bank, Erika held a variety of technology and business roles including working as a developer, business analyst, product manager, technology solutions engineer, project/program manager & software business manager for both large companies and startups.

Erika is a passionate champion for increasing the representation of women in technology and leadership, and previously co-chaired the BNYM’s Women In Technology (WIT) Sponsorship Committee and worked as part of the core team for WIT.  She continues to be an active participant of WIT and WIN through local engagement.