TransUnion Names LexisNexis' Jim Peck as Its New Chief

TransUnion Names LexisNexis' Jim Peck as Its New Chief Executive
Officer 
CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwire) -- 12/11/12 --  TransUnion announced
today that Jim Peck has been named the new chief executive officer
(CEO) and president of the company. Peck succeeds Bobby Mehta who, as
previously announced, will continue to serve on TransUnion's board
and serve as an advisor to the company. 
Peck, 49, comes to TransUnion from Reed Elsevier, a FTSE 100 company,
where he has led the LexisNexis Risk division of Reed Elsevier since
2004, most recently serving as the CEO since October of 2008. Prior
to 2004, Peck was the senior vice president and chief product officer
for LexisNexis group with responsibility for leading product
development and engineering to deliver online solutions to serve its
global markets. Peck holds a bachelor's degree from University of
Dayton in Management Information Systems and a Master of Business
Administration from The Ohio State University.  
"Jim's background, experience and deep industry knowledge will bring
immediate benefits to our organization," said Mehta. "His in-depth
knowledge in analytics and risk management as well as his proven
track record of execution and of developing high performance
organizations will serve TransUnion's shareholders and associates
well."  
"I look forward to working with the TransUnion leadership team and
associates to build on the foundation that Bobby has been
instrumental in establishing over the past five years," said Peck. "I
am honored and excited to have the opportunity to lead the
organization to its next era of success." 
Peck will take up his new duties on December 31, 2012 and shortly
thereafter will be appointed a member of the board of directors. 
About TransUnion 
 As a global leader in information and risk
management, TransUnion creates advantages for millions of people
around the world by gathering, analyzing and delivering information.
For businesses, TransUnion helps improve efficiency, manage risk,
reduce costs and increase revenue by delivering high quality data,
and integrating advanced analytics and enhanced decision-making
capabilities. For consumers, TransUnion provides the tools, resources
and education to help manage their credit health and achieve their
financial goals. Through these and other efforts, TransUnion is
working to build stronger economies worldwide. Founded in 1968 and
headquartered in Chicago, TransUnion reaches businesses and consumers
in 33 countries around the world. www.transunion.com 
Contact
Colleen Tunney-Ryan
E-mail ctunney@transunion.com 
Telephone 312-466-8389