Chris Childs Managing Director, Head of Repository & Derivatives Services, DTCC
Chief Executive Officer & President, DTCC Deriv/SERV LLC
Chris Childs is Managing Director, Head of Repository & Derivatives Services at DTCC and Chief Executive Officer & President of DTCC Deriv/SERV LLC, responsible for development and daily operations of Deriv/SERV products, including DTCC’s multi-award-winning Global Trade Repository (GTR) service and Trade Information Warehouse (TIW).
Chris previously served as Global Head of Product for DTCC’s Loan/SERV business and was responsible for the development and introduction of Loan/SERV in the Syndicated Loan Market.
Prior to joining DTCC in August 2007, Chris worked at Citi for 21 years. During his tenure, he held several positions in Retail Banking Operations, Internal Audit and Corporate and Investment Banking Operations both in Europe and North America. From 2004 to 2007, Chris served as Global Processing Head of Capital Markets Operations. Prior to this position, he served as Head of Capital Markets Operations (North America). Earlier in his career, Chris worked at Citigroup Audit and Risk Review (ARR) in various capacities including European Chief Auditor and Managing Director of ARR Standards, Reporting and Systems.
With over 45 years of experience, DTCC is the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry. From operating facilities, data centers and offices in 15 countries, DTCC, through its subsidiaries, automates, centralizes and standardizes the processing of financial transactions, mitigating risk, increasing transparency and driving efficiency for thousands of broker/dealers, custodian banks and asset managers. Industry owned and governed, the firm simplifies the complexities of clearing, settlement, asset servicing, data management, data reporting and information services across asset classes, bringing increased security and soundness to financial markets. In 2019, DTCC’s subsidiaries processed securities transactions valued at more than U.S. $2.15 quadrillion. Its depository provides custody and asset servicing for securities issues from 170 countries and territories valued at U.S. $63.0 trillion. DTCC’s Global Trade Repository service, through locally registered, licensed, or approved trade repositories, processes over 14 billion messages annually. To learn more, please visit us at www.dtcc.com or connect with us on LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube and Facebook.
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