State Street Appoints Sri Pools as Head of India


November 4, 2019 — State Street Corporation today announced that Sri Pools has been named head of India. Pools succeeds Michael Brager, who will assume oversight of our global hubs in Poland, Hangzhou and India. Pools, a 30-year State Street veteran, has deep knowledge of the firm’s clients and strategic priorities having held several leadership roles across the business.

Most recently he led business operations in India and will now build on the progress State Street has made transforming its operational footprint in the country to continue delivering high quality services. Pools will continue to be based in Bengaluru and report to Brager.

Brager joined State Street in 1990 and has since held roles in operations, client services and global delivery. In his new role, he will drive the firm’s hub strategy to strengthen delivery and improving cross-hub consistency and training to meet evolving client needs. “I am excited to lead State Street in India at this time,” said Pools.

“India is strategically important region to State Street and I look forward to driving local delivery across operations, technology and corporate functions.” State Street established its presence in India in the year 2007. With offices in Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Mumbai. The firm provides financial reporting, fund accounting and administration, corporate actions processing, middle office operations, corporate function support and application development services