Chris Feeney is an Executive Vice President at the Bank Policy Institute and President of BITS. Previously, he served as acting CEO of Financial Services Roundtable. BITS is the technology policy division of the Bank Policy Institute and as President of BITS, Mr. Feeney collaborates with the nation’s largest financial institutions, the administration, regulators and policymakers to promote effective cybersecurity and operating practices and to develop and shape the industry’s use of emerging technologies.
Mr. Feeney has over 30 years of experience in executive management, technology, business/sales management and operating roles at software companies, banks, broker-dealers and investment management firms. His background includes founding a strategic advisory firm; consulting on behalf of boards, CEOs and leadership teams; and serving as managing director and CIO at LPL Financial. Over his career he has developed a keen ability to lead transformations and establish firms for success. He has served as CEO, President, and in executive roles at Thomson Financial, Bank of America, Telerate, Multex and Broadridge Financial.
Mr. Feeney is currently a Board and Operating Management member of fTLD Registry Services, a Board Member and Executive Committee Member of Sheltered Harbor, a Board Advisor at Quovo, Inc. and a Vice Chairman and Management Committee Member of the Financial Services Sector Coordinating Council (FSSCC) and Co-Chair of its Policy Committee. Mr. Feeney was recently a Board Director at Scottrade, Inc. and Scottrade Bank, prior to its sale to TD Ameritrade and TD Bank, where he was the Risk Committee Chair. Mr. Feeney is a National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Governance Fellow.