Former NYSE Product Manager John Holman Joins Oyster Consulting as Director

Oyster Consulting announced today it has hired John Holman to be a Director in its New York office. The move expands Oyster’s trading and markets practice, increasing the firm’s ability to help broker-dealers and exchanges enhance controls, implement product lines and platforms, and respond to increasing SEC and FINRA expectations regarding trading rules.

Holman has over 25 years of experience in financial services focused on banking, trading and broker-dealer operations at PaineWebber, Mellon Bank, WIT Soundview and the New York Stock Exchange. His expertise includes market structure and the identification of new opportunities in the global marketplace, designing and implementing multi-asset class platforms and product lines, and managing complex compliance and regulatory issues as an outsourced CCO.

“John brings impressive strategic planning skills in the global broker-dealer and national exchange arenas, as well as extensive experience with market compliance and regulatory audit preparation,” explains George Jennison, Oyster Consulting President. “His knowledge and passion for helping firms and exchanges develop and achieve their strategic goals will be invaluable as they navigate the new regulatory environment.”

Holman joins Oyster’s industry experts as they continue to deliver high quality results and customized client services in the U.S. and Bermuda.

“Oyster understands the changing regulatory landscape broker-dealers and exchanges must navigate, and has the experience, diversity of skills and dedication to provide their clients with high quality service.  I’m looking forward to leveraging my experience as part of that team,” Holman said.

For more information about how John Holman and Oyster can assist your firm, please complete our contact form or call us at (804) 965-5400 and one of our Relationship Managers will be happy to help you.