September 20, 2017 1:12 AM ET


Company Overview of First Advantage Corporation

Company Overview

First Advantage Corporation provides background screening, identity, and information solutions to employers and housing providers. It offers employment background check and identity verification solutions, including Enterprise Advantage Demo, a global employment screening product; Identity that validates the identities, immigration status, and professional and educational backgrounds of applicants; search solutions for criminal records, sex offenses, and professional or financial sanctions; solutions for digitally scanning fingerprints; wellness, substance abuse, and employee assistance program management solutions; credentials and references; and online and phone-based tools for scheduling ...

1 Concourse Parkway NE

Suite 200

Atlanta, GA 30328

United States

Founded in 2003

3,800 Employees



Key Executives for First Advantage Corporation

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 52
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 59
Executive Vice President of Global Operations
Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice President
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Age: 50
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

First Advantage Corporation Key Developments

First Advantage Announces Management Changes, Effective April 3, 2017

First Advantage announced that it has selected Scott Staples as the organization's next chief executive officer. Staples, who currently serves as president of the Americas and head of vertical markets at Mindtree, a digital transformation and IT services company, will succeed First Advantage's current CEO Mark Parise effective April 3, 2017. Staples joins First Advantage with 28 years of experience in the services sector. He co-founded Mindtree in 1999.

First Advantage Appoints Purushotam Savlani as Senior VP and India MD

First Advantage has appointed Purushotam Savlani as senior vice president (SVP) and managing director (MD) of First Advantage India. Until recently, Savlani was working with Wipro where he was general manager and head of sales, responsible for infra managed services business. Purushotam Savlani comes on board with two decades of rewarding experience in sales management, business consulting, general administration and business leadership with primary focus on strategy formulation, service delivery, profit and loss management, business operations and team leadership. Navin Chugh, the previous managing director and SVP for India, has moved on to a new global role as the executive vice president, strategic global sales, First Advantage.

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