Brian Taylor
Brian Taylor

World Class Capital Markets Specialist

BTA Consulting

Brian is one of the most accomplished consultants in the world and is now ranked No.2 in the world for consulting on Market Structure based on Patrick Young's 1,000 most influential people in Market Structure, based on over 30 years experience.
Brian founded BTA Consulting (BTA) in 1991 and has lead it ever since. BTA has delivered over 110 financial market projects. Brian has advised on projects for Governments, the private sector Financial Market Infrastructures (FMIs - exchanges, CCPs, CSDs), intermediaries, registrars, listed companies and IFI projects (World Bank, EBRD, EIB, EU OJEC, US AID), working across all continents. Brian has also worked on most of the post-trade systems around the world, and BTA maintains a template of functional and non-functional requirements for FMIs.
Brian is renowned for solving complex problems that others cannot resolve and we have delivered major projects where 'big name' advisors have failed. In the last 5 years, Brian has worked substantially on trading and post-trade projects in the EEA, Switzerland, Sri Lanka, Poland, Ukraine, Georgia, Sri Lanka, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Norway, Iceland and Tanzania. Brian has worked on a range of trading and post-trade systems €MTS, Euronext UTP, Cinnober, TCS-BaNCS, Montran, Percival, LSEG MIT, STT, Nasdaq, proprietary systems.