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Meet the Management Team

Steven R. Rothbloom

President and CEO

Computershare US

Steve Rothbloom is President and CEO of Computershare's US business and is a member of Computershare's global Senior Executive Management group. He has spearheaded more than 25 acquisitions as part of Computershare's growth strategy in the US, including EquiServe, Georgeson Shareholder Services, Bank of New York Mellon Investor Services Business, Specialized Loan Servicing and the employee stock purchase plan division of Merrill Lynch.

Prior to his appointment as president and CEO of the US, Steve was president of Computershare Investor Services North America with direct responsibility for the registry and stock transfer business across Computershare's US and Canada offices as well as employee plan, analytics and document services businesses.

Steve is a member of the Corporate Transfer Association, the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals, and the Securities Transfer Association, and was a past member of the executive committee and the board.

Kevin Brennan

President, Plan Managers

Computershare US

Kevin is president of Computershare's plans business, which includes employee stock purchase plans, stock option administration and restricted stock services. Kevin's role includes driving client retention initiatives, the strategic development of new business and cross-product initiatives.

Prior to joining Computershare, Kevin was responsible for all business development, marketing and communication at BNY Mellon Shareowner Services.

Kevin's professional affiliations include the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals, where he serves on the Securities Law Committee. He also is an active participant in The National Investor Relations Institute andThe National Association of Stock Plan Professionals.

Bryan Butvick

Head of Computershare Mortgage Services

Bryan drives strategic planning and key growth initiatives for the Mortgage Services business unit of Computershare US. Bryan’s leadership style builds upon the company's professional services approach, industry expertise and innovative technologies. He is committed to fostering client satisfaction through long-term and trust-based relationships; an approach that he has cultivated over his 20-year career in the financial and securities industries.

In addition to his current role, Bryan serves as the CEO of KCC, a market leader in claims administration support services, where he oversees strategic business opportunities for KCC and serves as a member of their Executive team.
Prior to his position with Computershare Mortgage Services, Bryan served a role solely as the Executive Vice President of Computershare's M&A Strategy group. Still leading this effort, Bryan continues to grow Computershare's US-based business units through strategic acquisitions and partnerships. Bryan earned a bachelor’s degree in International Relations from the University of Delaware.

Paul Conn

President, Computershare Global Capital Markets

As the president of the Global Capital Markets Group, Paul is a member of Computershare's global senior executive team, and oversees the product strategy development and services such as global registry, cross-border trading and settlement services within the Computershare group.

Prior to joining Computershare Paul spent over 18 years working for both the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) in a number of senior positions.

Nancy Greer

Excecutive Vice President, Human Resources

Computershare North America

Nancy Greer is Executive Vice President of Human Resources for Computershare, North America.

Previously, Nancy was Vice President of Human Resources, Merrill Corporation, Investment Company Services. She joined Merrill Corporation in 1998 as a Senior Regional Human Resources Manager, and became Vice President of Human Resources, Investment Company Services in 1999.

Nancy serves on the Education Advocacy Committee for the Society of Human Resource Professionals. Additionally, she is a member of the Society of Human Resources Management Association, Illinois Employer's Counsel, and is a certified facilitator for Achieve Global, a leading provider of performance improvement consulting and training services.

William Jackson

President, Computershare Fund Services

CEO, Georgeson

Prior to being appointed CEO of Georgeson in July 2012, Bill had more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry, working in various management capacities at BFDS, Bank of Boston, Mellon, PFPC Mutual Fund Services and Alamo Direct. He has developed and led proxy service organizations since 1990, including as president of Computershare Fund Services (CFS) since 2004. Under his leadership, CFS became the No. 1 proxy solicitation service provider to the mutual fund industry and executed the two largest proxy solicitation efforts in mutual fund history.

Carlos Leira

Chief Information Officer

Computershare North America

Carlos is the chief information officer, North America, for Computershare. In his current role, he leads the technology staff for Computershare in the U.S. and Canada to look after, develop, maintain and innovate our technology products. Prior to his current role, Carlos held a similar role for five years as the chief information officer for Computershare in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Before Computershare, he held technology roles and did consulting work for companies throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. Carlos holds a Masters in Computer Science Engineering from Deusto in Spain, and an M.B.A. from Cranfield University in the U.K.

Frank Madonna

Executive Vice President, Operations

Computershare US

As Executive Vice President of Operations, Frank is responsible for ensuring that we consistently deliver high-quality service to our clients, their shareowners and employee stock plan participants.

Previously, Frank led operations for Mellon Investor Services (MIS). He also has more than two decades of successful customer care and BPO expertise. Before heading up MIS operations, Frank managed the MIS Investor Care Network, which included multiple call center operations, e-service delivery, and shareholder relations. Frank’s professional affiliations include the Direct Marketing Association, J.D. Power & Associates CC Champion, APQC and the Incoming Call Management Institute.

Jay McHale

President, Equity Services

Computershare US

Jay McHale is President of Equity Services, the largest of Computershare's businesses in the United States. As a member of the US leadership management team, he is charged with building upon Computershare's excellence in the transfer agent and equity compensation industry.

Prior to joining Computershare in August 2007, Jay was the Chief Operations Officer for Harris Investment Management, a $17 billion multi-strategy investment management firm, where, in addition to ongoing operations, he was responsible for portfolio accounting, trade processing and systems.

Jay serves on the board of Action for Healthy Kids, a national not-for-profit and volunteer network fighting childhood obesity and undernourishment, as well as on the advisory board of directors for the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago.

Bernie O'Connor

President, Communication Services

Computershare US

As President of Computershare Communication Services, a global provider of specialized communications services and solutions, Bernie is responsible for the oversight of all aspects of the business including strategic development for key commercial markets.

This approach creates leverage of the national distributive production assets and capabilities resident within the core multi-channel communication solutions provided to Computershare 's customers globally ─ a very unique advantage in servicing evolving commercial markets within Financial Services, Insurance and other transaction-rich industries.

Bernie began his career at what was then Chase Manhattan Bank and their Asset Product Management Division, eventually moving to American Bank Stationery where he led several financial services-focused business development teams in the highly competitive North East Region market.

Nick Oldfield

Chief Financial Officer

Computershare US

Nick joined Computershare in 2003, initially focused on driving a number of restructuring and cost reduction projects. In 2004, he became Director of Corporate Development in EMEA, where he was responsible for Computershare’s M&A strategy across Europe before becoming CFO for the EMEA region and responsible for UK Shared Services in 2008. He moved to the US in 2014 as CFO for all US operations.

Nick qualified as a chartered accountant with Arthur Andersen in the UK in 1997, where he specialized in corporate recovery. He later spent four years in Australia, initially with Andersen before joining Rothschild in their venture capital business.

Joe Spadaford

Chief Operations Strategy Officer & President, Georgeson Securities Corporation

Computershare US

Joe has 40 years of experience in the financial services industry, primarily running large operating departments and businesses. Before his current responsibilities he was the firm's Chief Operating Officer of their Equity Services business.

He joined Computershare in July 2007 from AXA Equitable where he led several strategic process improvement initiatives and became the firm's first Certified Master Black Belt in Six Sigma. Prior to joining AXA, Joe was President of First Chicago Trust where he led the shareholder servicing group for many years, building it into a service leader among large transfer agents.

Joe is a CPA and has broad expertise in risk management and operational controls. He is also a licensed Securities Principal and Registered Representative.

William Zeller

Executive Vice President and C​hief Legal Officer

Computershare US

As Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of Computershare US, Bill has over 25 years' experience in legal and compliance leadership roles, including Vice President and General Counsel of Trane Commercial Systems, the global provider of air conditioning solutions, and Head of Global Corporate Finance Compliance for Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc. Other previous positions include: AIG, Interpublic Group, GE Capital, Chase Manhattan Bank and Cleary, Gotlieb, Steen & Hamilton.