XcitekSolutionsPlus has appointed Adrian Gray as Senior Client Administrator to the client services team in the London office. Gray will have responsibility for providing client production support and managing implementations of the XSP software at client sites in Europe.
Gray was Senior Business Consultant for Corporate Actions at SmartStream Technologies Ltd., where he was responsible for conducting business cases, building GAP analysis, and developing close relationships with clients and market data vendors. He was also an active participant in various industry initiatives such as the Market Data Vendor Working Group and Software Vendor Working Group driven by SWIFT and RDUG.
Prior to SmartStream, Gray was Global Head of Content for Corporate Actions Data at Reuters (UK) Ltd and Global Product Manager for Bridge Corporate Actions Service (BCA) at Bridge Information Systems. He also held various industry roles at Telesphere Global Services, Thomson Financial Services, Citymax, and Telekurs (UK) Ltd.
“Adrian’s deep market knowledge of corporate actions, long-term client relationships, and experience working with industry utilities on the ISO 15022 standard will be a valuable asset to XcitekSolutionsPlus,” says Brendan P. Farrell, Jr., Managing Partner at XcitekSolutionsPlus. “Europe is a growing market for us and we have witnessed a substantial increase in demand for XSP in this arena over the last 12 months. The addition of Adrian to our client services team in London will ensure that our European client base receive the high level of service that all XSP clients have come to expect from XcitekSolutionsPlus.”