Former FTB Advisors CCO Joins Oyster Consulting


Oyster responds to industry need for operations and compliance experts


Nikki BrinkerhoffNikki Brinkerhoff recently joined Oyster Consulting as an Associate Director, expanding Oyster’s Operations and Compliance practices. The move increases the firm’s ability to help industry members optimize operations and compliance functions, as well as design and implement technology solutions to improve operational excellence, improve customer experience, enhance service delivery and address regulator findings.

Nikki Brinkerhoff has 20 years of experience in financial services, with an extensive track record of developing, implementing, testing and managing comprehensive compliance and operations programs and supporting technology. Nikki’s compliance expertise includes working with broker-dealers, Investment Advisors, National Banks, Anti-Money Laundering (AML) programs, Regulatory Affairs, Trusts, Privacy, Business Continuity Planning, Incentive Compensation, International Compliance, Capital Markets, Private Equity, Cybersecurity and IT change management.

“Nikki’s deep compliance experience makes her invaluable to our clients,” explains George Jennison, Oyster Consulting President.

“Oyster is known for helping financial services firms move to the next level. Their team has a broad range of experience across the industry, but what makes them so valuable is the team’s deep tactical and practical knowledge. Oyster’s practical solutions add real value to their clients.  I am both excited and honored to join the Oyster team. I look forward to contributing to support the growth and success of our clients,” Brinkerhoff said.

Brinkerhoff joins Oyster Consulting’s industry experts in the Operations & Technology, and Compliance & Regulatory practice groups, and is located in the Memphis, Tennessee area.