Oyster Consulting Hires George Jennison as President

Former Associate Director expands the executive team of the growing firm.


Oyster Consulting announced today that George Jennison has been named President. Prior to being named as President, George served as Associate Director, helping clients trade more efficiently and effectively while reducing operational risk, meeting regulatory reporting requirements, and serving customers’ needs. George brings to Oyster and its clients more than 30 years of senior level management expertise in financial services. In addition to serving as Head of the Equity Services Group at Wachovia Securities and Senior Vice President at Shearson, Lehman, Hutton, George has served appointed roles for SIA, the SEC, FINRA, and NASDAQ. He has also acted as an expert witness and independent board member.

“George brings additional strategic leadership and a value-driven approach to consulting that is the foundation of our firm’s service,” explains Buddy Doyle, Oyster Consulting Founding Principal and CEO. “He understands the balancing act our clients face, and his experience enables him to help firms limit risk and strategically build more productive business practices.”

George will join Oyster Consulting’s Founders, Buddy Doyle, Patrick Dennis (General Counsel), and Rob Hall (CFO) to help continue the firm’s rapid growth, while ensuring Oyster continues to deliver high quality results and attract and retain talented and experienced consultants.

“I’m excited about the opportunity to serve Oyster and its clients this way,” said Jennison. “Our consultants have years of experience as practitioners and are subject matter experts in their field. They add real value by concentrating on the success of the client. I look forward to continuing our work to help clients thrive in this highly competitive industry”.


Oyster Consulting supports financial services firms with audit, regulatory, compliance, financial, strategic management, operations, trading and technology consulting services while creating simplicity in a complex environment. Oyster’s team of consultants brings over a thousand years of combined experience as senior executives, program managers, developers, department managers, business analysts and subject matter experts. Oyster’s practical solutions help broker dealers, investment advisors, hedge funds, mutual funds, ETFs, high frequency trading firms, private equity firms and exchanges protect and grow their businesses.

Buddy Doyle
Founding Principal and CEO

George Jennison

Oyster Consulting, LLC
4128 Innslake Dr
Glen Allen, VA 23060