Standards Specialist, Swift
Charles is working in the Swift standards department. He is the head of Interact services under the customer experience team. In this role, he manages the various Interact services where ISO 20022 messages are exchanged. In addition, he has a global responsibility to strengthen Standards’ engagement with the market and the rest of the Swift organization. Charles is involved in several industry groups (board member of ISTC, vice convenor of the ISO 20022 securities Standards Evaluation Group (SEG) and facilitator of the ISO 20022 SEG investment funds evaluation team and the T2S evaluation team, programme director at the SMPG (securities market practice group), member of ISITC EU, …). Prior to joining Swift, Charles was a senior manager with the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC I&TS), where he was responsible for ensuring that RBC I&TS followed the international standards, leveraging the various products that Swift is developing for the community.
Charles holds a MBA from McNeese State University in LA, USA.