Jay Hooley

Clair Williams

Clair Williams is executive vice president and global head of Middle Office for State Street. In this role, she is responsible for running the outsourced Middle Office operations for more than 35 Investment Managers, Asset Owners and Insurance Clients. Clair also plays a pivotal role in supporting and servicing the State Street AlphaSM front-to-back strategy.

Clair has more than 30 years of leadership, risk management, investment, custodial and operations experience in the financial services industry.

She has held a number of both global and EMEA leadership roles at J.P.Morgan since joining in 1988. Most recently, Clair was responsible for running J.P.Morgan Asset Management’s global multi-asset solutions operations and regulatory reporting division. She has also held several leadership roles in a series of other operational, investment and custodial departments at J.P.Morgan.