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TransUnion Names Todd Skinner Regional President in Canada

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - Mar 19, 2014) - TransUnion, a leading global information solutions provider, announced today that Todd Skinner has been appointed as the regional president of TransUnion's operations in Canada, effective March 19, 2014.

"TransUnion has provided important services to Canadian companies and consumers for 25 years, and we believe Todd will play an integral role in growing the business even further," said David Neenan, president of international at TransUnion. "Todd brings with him a breadth of insight into the world of credit and finance and a finely honed leadership skillset developed throughout an accomplished career."

Skinner joins TransUnion from First Canadian Title Company, where he served as president of the company's Default Solutions division. He spent more than 20 years at HSBC Canada in a variety of roles, ranging from regional sales positions to president and CEO of HSBC Financial. In addition to his roles at HSBC Canada, he served in an advisory capacity within the credit bureau industry for a number of years.

Prior to leaving HSBC Canada, Skinner held the position as the COO of the Retail and Wealth Management bank, ultimately becoming the chief credit officer.

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. Based in Burlington, Ontario, with global headquarters located in Chicago, Illinois, TransUnion provides local service and support throughout Canada. Visit to learn more.