Rick Gallagher

Rick Gallagher was appointed Chief Investment Officer and Director of Global Strategy and Development in May 2010, with responsibility for driving Experian’s corporate development and strategy globally. He was previously Managing Director of Experian’s Europe, Middle East and Africa region and, before that, served as Managing Director of Latin America. Prior to this, Rick was Executive Vice President of Strategic Business Development and President of the Fraud Solutions business in Experian North America. Before joining Experian in 2002, Rick held several executive positions within private equity-owned information services companies. He was Vice President of Sales for Interworld Corporation, a leading provider of enterprise commerce software, and held key executive roles at Aurora Electronics, Inc. and the Cerplex Group, Inc. Rick’s career has also featured leadership roles with Strategic Mortgage Services, a business later sold to First American Corporation, and MCI Communications Corporation. Rick holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Denison University and a Master of Business Administration from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.