Experian® is a global leader in providing information, analytical and marketing services to organizations and consumers to help manage the risk and reward of commercial and financial decisions.
Combining its unique information tools and deep understanding of individuals, markets and economies, Experian partners with organizations around the world to establish and strengthen customer relationships and provide their businesses with competitive advantage.
For consumers, Experian delivers critical information that enables them to make financial and purchasing decisions with greater control and confidence. Clients include organizations from financial services, retail and catalog, telecommunications, utilities, media, insurance, automotive, leisure, e-commerce, manufacturing, property and government sectors.
Experian plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange (EXPN) and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 index. Experian has corporate headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, and has operational headquarters in Costa Mesa, Calif., and Nottingham, UK. The Group employs approximately 15,500 people in 38 countries worldwide, supporting clients in more than 65 countries around the world. Revenue for the year ended March 31, 2008, was $4 billion.
Our products and services are grouped under four principal activities:
Helping organizations to evaluate the risks and rewards associated with providing credit to consumers and businesses. Our information enables clients to make better informed lending decisions.
Providing the analytical skills and specialist software products that enable organizations to increase the speed and quality of their decision-making. We help clients to optimize their lending strategies and to implement changes quickly.
Helping organizations to find new customers and to take advantage of opportunities for expanding existing relationships. We enable our clients to communicate with prospective customers in the most effective way and with the most appropriate offer.
Enabling consumers to view their credit report online and to monitor changes to their credit records. We also help guide consumers to the best deals on millions of products and services on the Internet.