Sionic Appoints Securities Servicing ‘Legend’ Matthew Davey

Our new Asset Management Partner is well-known across the securities servicing and fund administration industry

Sionic has announced the appointment of Matthew (Matt) Davey as a Partner within its market-leading Asset Management Practice. Matt is a well-known figure in securities servicing and fund administration, having held senior roles in major firms across London, Boston and Paris. Before joining Sionic, Matt served as Global Head of Business Solutions then Managing Director, Head of CMS UK (Coverage, Marketing, Solutions) at Société Générale Securities Services, following roles at Invesco Perpetual, State Street, HSBC Securities Services and JP Morgan.

Matt is also known as a regular speaker, media commentator and in 2020 was honoured as a ‘Global Custody Legend’ by Global Custodian Magazine for his contribution to the industry.

Paul Sutton, Sionic Managing Partner and Head of Sionic’s Asset Management Practice says

“Matt is highly regarded, as well as high profile, with extensive experience across operating model, technology, data and AI. He also knows the service provider community well and has a real vision for the future and a passion for innovation. We are very fortunate to have attracted him to Sionic as we begin the next chapter of our own exciting growth.”

Matt Davey says

“I am really looking forward to applying my breadth of perspective as well as my technical experience to my new role. I know many of the Sionic team well already and am looking forward to meeting the wider team. I believe there are huge opportunities opening up for firms right across our industry, particularly if they choose to apply new technologies wisely and without losing sight of the fundamental importance of relationships, integrity and trust that underpin everything we do.”


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Matt Davey – additional information. After taking a BSc Hons in Pathobiology with Chemistry from the University of Reading, Matt spent his early career at the Morgan Guaranty Trust Co and at The Bank of New York. Outside work he plays the classical guitar and is a keen sailor and qualified RYA Yachtmaster.

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