Ellen Alemany Joins FIS Board of Directors
*Ellen Alemany, former Head of RBS Americas, and Chair and CEO of RBS’
Citizens Financial Group, has joined FIS’ board of directors.
*Alemany is a former member of the Federal Reserve Advisory Board and a
current board member at ADP and CIT.
*Alemany has more than 35 years of experience in the financial services
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- June 16, 2014
FIS™ (NYSE: FIS), the world’s largest provider of banking and payments
technology, outsourcing and consulting solutions, today announced that Ellen
Alemany has joined the company’s board of directors. A former head of RBS
Americas, and Chair and CEO of RBS’ Citizens Financial Group, Alemany has more
than 35 years of experience in the financial industry.
Alemany began her career in Operations at Chase Manhattan before being
recruited to Citibank in 1987. Beginning as Area Head of Citibank’s NY
Leveraged Capital Group, she grew to CEO of Global Transaction Services at the
firm and spent five years on the board of Citigroup North America, Inc. In
2007, the chance to run a standalone business compelled Alemany to join RBS as
Head of RBS Americas, and Chair and CEO of RBS’ Citizens Financial Group.
Providing international leadership as well, Alemany served on the RBS
Executive Committee, and served as a consultant to the company until her
retirement in 2013. She also served on the Federal Reserve Advisory Board from
2008 to 2010, and has served on the boards of Automatic Data Processing, Inc.
since 2011 and CIT Group since January 2014.
“Through her vast expertise in the financial services industry, Ellen provides
FIS incredible insight and depth of understanding across our enterprise,” said
Frank Martire, FIS Chairman and CEO. “She is particularly well suited to
advising on all of the most important areas of our business, which makes her
extremely valuable as we continue to grow for our clients.”
FIS is the world's largest provider of banking and payments technology,
outsourcing and consulting solutions. With a long history deeply rooted in the
financial services sector, FIS serves more than 14,000 institutions in over
110 countries. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., FIS employs more than
39,000 people worldwide and holds leadership positions in payment processing
and banking solutions, providing software, services and outsourcing of the
technology that drives financial institutions. First in financial technology,
FIS tops the annual FinTech 100 list, is 434 on the Fortune 500 and is a
member of Standard & Poor's 500(R) Index. For more information about FIS,
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Kim Snider, 904.438.6278
FIS Global Marketing and Communications
Nancy Murphy, 904.438.6219
Senior Vice President
FIS Investor Relations
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