CRAIG GURIEN is Director of Product Management for Equities Clearing at The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC). He is currently responsible for managing NSCC’s Automated Customer Account Transfer Service (ACATS). Craig serves as an Advisor on the SIFMA CAT Board and is currently working with the industry on the shortened ACATS initiative. Prior to ACATS, Craig was a Director in the Insurance & Retirement Services division at DTCC, where helped build that suite of services, including the ACATS/IPS functionality, which integrated insurance products into the existing ACATS process. He has a degree in Business Administration from the State University of New York at Albany and a MBA degree from Baruch College in New York City.