Experian appoints Alistair Scullion to lead Automotive business in UK & Ireland

Nottingham, 4 November 2011 Experian®, the global information services company, today announces the appointment of Alistair Scullion as Managing Director of its Automotive business in the UK & Ireland. He will report to Paul Vescovi, UK & Ireland Managing Director of Experian’s Credit Services business.

Alistair joined Experian in 2004 and has worked closely with the Automotive business, having held various senior management positions within the company. Prior to his appointment, Alistair was Marketing Director for Experian in UK and Ireland and EMEA region. Before joining Experian, he held a number of commercial management and senior consulting roles with Barclays Bank and IBM Global Services.

Paul Vescovi comments: “Under Alistair’s leadership, we will be intensifying the innovation and support we provide to our clients in the UK’s automotive sector.   Our client focus will ensure that we are always the first choice for companies looking to maximise sales and minimise the risks associated with buying and selling vehicles.”


James Taylor
Experian Public Relations
+44 (0)115 99 22650

About Experian
Experian is the leading global information services company, providing data and analytical tools to clients in more than 80 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 2011 was US$4.2 billion. Experian employs approximately 15,000 people in 41 countries and has its corporate headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, with operational headquarters in Nottingham, UK; California, US; and São Paulo, Brazil.

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