Experian is the leading global information services company, providing data and analytical tools to clients around the world. We help businesses to manage credit risk, prevent fraud, target marketing offers and automate decision making. We also help individuals to manage their credit relationships and protect against identity theft.
Experian plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange (EXPN) and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 index. Total revenue for the year ended 31 March 2013 was US$4.7 billion.
Experian employs approximately 17,000 people in 40 countries. Our corporate headquarters are in Dublin, Ireland, and we have operational headquarters in Nottingham, UK; Costa Mesa, California; and São Paulo, Brazil.
Our financial performance is reported on a geographical basis across four regions – North America, Latin America, UK and Ireland and EMEA/Asia Pacific. Within these regions, our products and services are grouped under four principal activities.
Experian supports clients across many different markets, including financial services, direct-to-consumer, retail, telecommunications, automotive, insurance, media and technology, public sector and education, and healthcare payments.
Our vision is for Experian’s people, data and technology to become a necessary part of every major consumer economy in the world.