TransUnion’s search for a new chief legal officer is now over. The credit reporting agency recently announce that on June 4 Heather Russell will be it chief legal officer. Though Heather was officially given the job in May the decision isn’t effective until June. Heathger is expected to be a great fit for TransUnion as she is an accomplished legal executive with expertise in global financial services.
Heather also possesses a great deal of regulatory expertise. For two decades she has worked in multiple sectors of global financial services. This makes her well versed when it comes to mergers and acquisitions. In her new role with TransUnion she will have a lot on her plate. she’ll need to be able to multitask on a high level as responsibility for numerous departments and operations with TransUnion and its subsidiaries will fall to her. Not to mention she’ll have added pressure as she will report directly to company CEO Jim Peck.
CEO Jim Peck isn’t at all worried about Heather however. He is confident she possesses both the skills and work ethic needed to be successful. He knows the company wouldn’t have chosen her if it didn’t feel she would be a strong addition to the leadership team. TransUnion will continue to execute its growth strategy and believe in its unique method of doing business.
About Heather Russell
Prior to joining TransUnion Heather worked at law firm Buckley Sandler, LLP, where she held an important leadership position. It’s safe to say that Heather Russell is a natural born leader. She has helped lead numerous firms and institutions throughout her career.
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