Mount Street appoints Geoff Bird as Group Head of Information Security

  • Leo Jesus
  • December 14, 2023

Mount Street Group (‘Mount Street’), a leading global third-party loan servicing and credit asset
management firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Geoff Bird as Group Head of
Information Security.

Geoff will lead the ongoing development of Mount Street’s Information Security function and
posture, ensuring the security of Mount Street’s own information assets and the information
entrusted by its clients.

Geoff brings with him over 25 years’ experience in information security best practice, including
within the financial services industry, having previously held pivotal roles at National Bank of
Kuwait (International) Plc, as Chief Information Security Officer, and WPP, as Global Information
Security Manager.

Geoff joins Mount Street’s 195 strong team of professionals operating across ten offices in key
global financial centers across EMEA, USA and Australia.

Paul Lloyd, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Mount Street, commented, “Geoff is a
fantastic addition to the team at Mount Street in what is a strategic appointment that will further
underpin the growth of the business. Geoff’s expertise in the information security space will be
particularly instrumental in protecting and expanding our services within Mount Street’s
regulated business, MSPA, which has extensive expertise in handling large and complex portfolios
and providing portfolio management services in alternative assets and private debt markets.”

Geoff Bird, Group Head of Information Security at Mount Street, added, “Mount Street is an
excellent business and I’m very excited to be joining the team with a remit to enhance our already
strong security resilience and readiness for known and emerging cyber threats. Key to my role is
enabling the team to continue to provide the same award-winning best-in-class service to
existing and new clients”.