For over 20 years Heather Russell has been serving as a legal executive working in the financial industry delivering a broad range of financial services including mergers and acquisition, fintech, security and data privacy, consumer financial services, as well as regulatory compliance. TransUnion and its affiliates have appointed Russell to be responsible for the organization’s consumer financial services, data privacy and security, and regulatory compliance among many other duties. The financial expert will be reporting to TransUnion President and the Chief Executive Officer Jim Peck. She will also be serving on the TransUnion’s Executive Committee.
With more than 20 years of experience that Heather brings in the financial facility, it is evidence that he will be of a great help to the organization’s expansion as well as contribute to the quality services offered to their clients. On her side, Russell said that she was thrilled to join TransUnion and that she will part of TransUnion in distributing services that will be of a great help to ventures to make decisions as well as helping their customers get access to their products and services. Prior to joining TransUnion Russell was working at a law firm; Buckley Sandler, LLP. At the law firm, she was responsible for the regulating the firm’s finances, Fintech, as well as acting as a supervisor.
Heather Russell has also served in several other financial companies including Bank of America where she served as the Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Fifth Third Bank as the Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, and the Corporate Secretary, and Bank of New York Mellon where she has the responsibilities of a Managing Director, head of Regulatory Affairs as well as Public Policy. After her high school, Russel joined the American University’s Washington College of Law where she graduated with a JD, as well as College of William&Mary where she earned her Business Administration.
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