Experian appoints new Product and Marketing Director for Experian QAS UK & Ireland

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Experian appoints new Product and Marketing Director for Experian QAS UK & Ireland

London, 1 February 2009 — Experian, the global information services company, today announced the appointment of Nik Haidar as Product and Marketing Director for Experian QAS, UK & Ireland.

In his new role, Nik will be responsible for 60 staff across five teams including product management, professional services, marketing, business development and business and market insight.

Nik joins Experian QAS from Telstra, Australia’s leading telecommunications and information services company, where he was responsible for product management and strategy in the EMEA region. Nik has also held senior commercial positions at Tiscali and NTL.

Nik will report to Stuart Johnston, Managing Director of Experian QAS in the UK & Ireland.

Stuart Johnston commented: “We are delighted to welcome Nik into our senior management team. His experience of working with big brands on their product and marketing strategies will prove invaluable in his new role at Experian QAS. Effective contact data management is a priority for successful organisations of all sizes and Nik will help us to further accelerate our growth in the marketplace.”


Stephanie Dobson
Experian Public Relations
0115 99 22515

About Experian
Experian is the leading global information services company, providing data and analytical tools to clients in more than 65 countries. The company helps businesses to manage credit risk, prevent fraud, target marketing offers and automate decision making. Experian also helps individuals to check their credit report and credit score, 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 2009 was $3.9 billion. Experian employs approximately 15,000 people in 40 countries and has its corporate headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, with operational headquarters in Nottingham, UK; Costa Mesa, California; and São Paulo, Brazil. 

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