Mr. Hands has nearly 30 years of experience in the global financial services industry with particular specialization in corporate action processing.
Mr. Hands worked for Morgan Stanley companies for over 13 years, overseeing corporate action processing, system development, ISO standards, and broker-dealer corporate actions. He then managed the Global Corporate Action Validation Service operations team at the Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation (DTCC). Later, as a director of product management with DTCC, his role focused on corporate action data standards including ISO 20022 and XBRL. In January 2013 he joined Financial Information Incorporated as the director of new product development.
Mr. Hands is a sought-after speaker at conferences and seminars on corporate actions, and is an active participant in industry organizations and initiatives.