Kuhs expands financial services consulting firm’s Operations, CAT Reporting and Clearing expertise 

Oyster Consulting announced today that Stephen Kuhs has joined the firm’s Strategic Planning and Execution team. Kuhs’ extensive brokerage experience, including clearing conversions and deconversions, CAT/CAIS compliance and vendor management will help Oyster Consulting’s clients achieve their strategic, operational and compliance goals. 

Prior to working with Oyster, Kuhs led Operations divisions for major financial institutions, with a focus on clearing relationships and conversions, FINRA CAT/CAIS compliance and processing, and streamlining operations processes. Kuhs served as Managing Director, Operations Division Manager for Truist Investment Services. Prior to that, he was Assistant Vice President, Analyst Consultant for Wachovia Securities.

“We are very excited that Stephen has joined Oyster. His experience and expertise will be a great benefit to our clients,” said Pete Bowman, Managing Director of Oyster’s Strategic Planning and Execution team. “At Oyster, we are committed to helping our clients reach their goals, and Stephen’s expertise aligns perfectly with this mission. We look forward to the innovative solutions and insights he will bring to our team.”

“I look forward to working closely with the talented and impressive Oyster team as they help clients maximize their business potential,” said Kuhs. “I hope to expand on Oyster’s current capabilities, bringing my 25 years of Brokerage Operations experience in Trade Reporting, Clearing and Conversions, and strategies to leverage technology to enhance capabilities. Oyster Consulting has built a solid reputation partnering with clients as they adapt to the many challenges faced, and I’m honored to be a part of the solution.”