Mark Zablan appointed as Managing Director for Experian Marketing Services in UK and Ireland

London, 13 September 2010 – Experian®, the global information services company, today announced that Mark Zablan has been appointed as Managing Director of Experian Marketing Services, UK and Ireland.  Mark, who was previously Group President of Marketing Services, Experian North America, takes over from Jim Hodgkins who now moves to take a global role as Executive Vice President for Experian Marketing Services.

Mark will play a key role in growing the Experian Marketing Services business in the UK and Ireland as it focuses increasingly on digital channels.  He brings a wealth of experience to the role from his time spent leading the Marketing Services business in North America and also globally.

Charlotte Hogg, Managing Director of Experian, UK and Ireland, comments: “Mark’s leadership skills and first-class understanding of the marketplace will play a pivotal role in developing the Experian Marketing Services business in the UK and Ireland.  His experience in growing digital marketing capabilities will further enhance our position as experts in helping marketers understand and anticipate consumer behaviours across all channels.”

Nishma Shah
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About Experian
Experian is the leading global information services company, providing data and analytical tools to clients in more than 90 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 2010 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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