Quintin Sykes has nearly 30 years of technology and operations experience in financial services companies. He has served in consulting practice leadership roles including President of Crescent Consulting Group, LLC, VP/Community of Practice Leader for Hitachi Consulting’s U.S. Financial Services Practice, and Managing Director of the Technology Services practice of Cornerstone Advisors. Quintin has provided mid-sized and top 25 institutions with advisory services including technology and delivery channel planning, assessment, and benchmarking as well as large-scale system integration and merger integration project management services. While in industry, Quintin served as EVP/CIO of The South Financial Group, a $14 billion financial services company based in South Carolina , with corporate-wide responsibilities including software acquisition, development, and support, project management, technology governance and planning, and technology infrastructure. Before rejoining The South Financial Group, Quintin was a Principal Consultant in the Financial Services Industry Practice of Price Waterhouse LLP.