CEO UK & Ireland - Experian
Judge for The Experian Data Excellence Award
Jonathan is the Managing Director for Experian’s Consumer Information business, with responsibility for the overall business strategy and performance.
Jonathan joined Experian back in 2000 working through various positions in Experian’s technology team & moved back into leading business functions in 2006. Jonathan was responsible for the consulting function before becoming Product & Marketing Director for the Consumer Information business. Then in 2011 Jonathan took on the position of Managing Director of CIS for Experian UK&I business.
Jonathan has been responsible for developing the CIS business for the last 7 years. This has involved the identification and development of new data assets to help consumers and organisations work seamlessly in a digital world.
He has been instrumental in developments that have transformed the business which now operates across segments and includ es businesses such as HD Decisions, Runpath and Background Checking and new strategic developments such as Rental Exchange. He has worked closely with organisations creating partnerships that bring new services to market e.g. Lexis Nexis and VocaLink.
Jonathan has accumulated experience throughout his 30 - year career in different positions across the credit industry. He spent 10 years working for Abbey National (now Santander Group) across the credit life cycle, from branch management to leading their expansion through the deployment of large scale operational centres for Mortgages / credit card and current account processing. A further 4 years was spent with CGI consulting working with several financial organizations across Asia Pac / EMEA & UK&I, with a further 2 years with FICO, launching their International Consulting division.