Experian, a leading provider of global information solutions, announced the appointment of Stephen Burnside as senior vice president of Experian’s decision solutions group. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Burnside will lead the team responsible for marketing, strategy, sales, delivery and development of Experian’s scoring, analytics, decisioning software and fraud solutions.
Burnside was formerly with Experian International, based in Nottingham, U.K., where he led the international team responsible for sales, marketing and delivery of decision support solutions.
“Steve’s extensive experience with Experian’s scoring, analytics and software solutions around the world give him the expertise needed to lead and grow this business,” said Peg Smith, president of strategic business development for Experian North America. “We all welcome Steve to the team and look forward to implementing his plans for growth in the decision solutions group.”
Prior to joining Experian in 1993, Burnside worked for Pitney Bowes PLC and Barclays Bank PLC.
Burnside studied banking and economics at Blackburn College and Scandinavian Studies at the University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne.
Experian(R) enables organizations to find the best prospects and make fast, informed decisions to improve and personalize relationships with their customers. It does this by combining sophisticated and intelligent decision- making software and systems with some of the world’s most comprehensive databases of information on consumers, businesses, motor vehicles and property. Through multi-channel delivery of our Web-based products and services, Experian enables its clients to conduct secure and profitable e-business and develop state-of-the-art Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems for communicating and building relationships with customers. Experian is a subsidiary of GUS plc and has headquarters in Nottingham, UK, and Orange, Calif. Our 12,000 people support clients in more than 50 countries. Annual sales are approximately $1.5 billion.
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