Manisha Kimmel is the Chief Regulatory Officer of Thomson Reuters Wealth Management. Manisha focuses on influencing strategic regulatory initiatives, implementing new rules, and responding to regulatory issues. Manisha formerly worked as the managing director of the Financial Information Forum (FIF). She spearheaded FIF’s response to regulatory initiatives by identifying and driving industry issues to successful resolution. From 2015 – 2017, Manisha was a member of the Security and Exchange Commission’s Equity Market Structure Advisory Committee (EMSAC) where she chaired the Customer Issues Subcommittee. Currently, she serves as the chair of the Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT) Advisory Committee and co-chairs the FIF CAT Working Group.
Prior to her work at FIF, Manisha worked on numerous engagements assisting firms in strategic and technology decisions in her capacity as Senior Industry Consultant for Jordan & Jordan. She also held positions at ADP in their Strategic Investments group within their brokerage division. In addition to completing coursework at Stanford University’s Learning, Design and Technology program, Manisha has a BS in Finance and Information Systems from the Wharton School and a BS in Systems Engineering with a focus in Telecommunications from the University of Pennsylvania.