News release

Stephanie Dobson
Public Relations Manager, Business Information
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Experian appoints Managing Director for UK Business Information division

Nottingham, UK,
31 March 2009 - Experian®, the global information services company, today announced that it has appointed Kirk Fletcher as Managing Director of its Business Information division in the UK and Ireland. 

Kirk will be responsible for further developing the division’s business data and analytics portfolio to help organisations generate new business opportunities and better manage their exposure to risk.  Experian’s Business Information division provides credit, risk and marketing services to clients ranging from major utilities, telecoms and public sector organisations to finance, leasing and banking clients.

Prior to his appointment, Kirk was Managing Director of Experian’s Automotive division in the UK and Ireland.  In his new role Kirk will continue to lead this business, which sits within the company’s Business Information division.  Kirk reports to Phil Cotter, Managing Director of Experian’s Credit Services division.

Phil Cotter commented: “Kirk is already a valuable member of our senior management team and is the natural choice to accelerate the Business Information division’s continued growth.  With an in-depth understanding of our business, Kirk’s exceptional operational experience and leadership skills will drive even greater innovation for our clients.”