National Data Corporation (NDC), announced today that Robert L. Walker has been named chief financial officer for the company.
He has served as chief financial officer of Providian Corporation. Providian, based in Louisville, Ky., is a major insurance and financial services company — including credit card and other consumer lending offerings.
In announcing the appointment, Robert A. Yellowlees, NDC chairman and chief executive officer, stated, “Bob brings the breadth of experience and personal qualities that we were seeking for this key executive position. Our company has continued to demonstrate significant growth in two dynamic market segments – health care and payment systems.
“We felt that we needed an exceptional person with the vision, energy and team spirit to help formulate and execute our future strategies. Bob brings those qualities to NDC. I’m looking forward to working closely with him and other members of our management team to help assure that we realize our full potential.”
Walker stated, “National Data has an exceptional reputation as the information services leader in its markets. I look forward to working with the entire NDC management team to help set the pace in the company’s next level of growth and development.”
National Data Corporation is a leading provider of information services for the health care and payment systems markets.Details