Wall Street 50 – 2005

Richard F. Mahoney/The Bank of New York

As executive vice president and head of global markets, Richard Mahoney is responsible for overseeing trading and sales in foreign exchanges and multicurrency interest rates, along with other duties such as currency overlay, e-commerce, and research. He began his career at The Bank of New York in April of 1993, having previously worked at Citibank, where he was Managing Director of foreign exchanges in North America. Mahoney has over 30 years of experience in international financial markets and sits on the Committee of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

Mahoney received a BS in business administration from Villanova University and an MBA from New York University. He works for a variety of charities in New York, including the Alexis de Tocqueville Society of the United Way of NYC and the Cardinal’s Committee for Charity in the Archdiocese of New York. He also keeps strong connections in Ireland. He has family on his father’s side in Cork, and he is a member of Glandore Harbor Yacht Club in West Cork. He has been married for 30 years to Debbie, and they have four sons.