Heather Russell is a highly accomplished legal executive officer who has more than two decade’s experience. She also has expertise in data security and privacy, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory compliance, consumer financial services and FinTech.
As the new chief legal officer and executive vice president at TransUnion, Heather is in charge of all the legal matters of this company, government relations, consumer privacy functions, and corporate compliance and governance of TransUnion, as well as its subsidiaries. She will be reporting to the President and CEO of the company, Jim Peck and she will be serving in the Executive committee of this organization.
Her expertise and skills are highly appreciated by his fellow leaders such as Peck, who feel that Heather is a reliable addition to the company’s leadership team in executing and providing innovative information solutions that will benefit customers, global economies, and other consumers.
TransUnion is a leading information solutions provider which offers essential services that help organizations in making better and more informed solutions. Consumers also gain easy access to their products and services. Russell will, therefore, be of great financial assistance to this company.
Before joining TransUnion, Russell was working with the Buckley Sandler, LLP law firm. Her primary responsibilities in this firm were FinTech practices, financial institutions regulations, and supervision. She was a former employee at Fifth Third Bank where she was the executive VP, corporate secretary, and chief legal officer before joining Buckley Sandler.
Heather Russell has worked with many other organizations where she gained a lot of experience in law. She holds a JD honors from Washington College of Law and a BA from William and Mary College. She will be replacing John Blenke who plans to retire before the end of this year. Connect with Heather Russell on Facebook.
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