UK Leadership

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Patricio Remon

President - Europe

As President for Europe, Patricio leads the UK and Ireland and Iberia businesses at Equifax. He has been with the organisation for over 12 years and prior to taking up his current position has held a number of Equifax leadership roles, including General Manager of Peru and Ecuador.

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John Garside

HR Director, Europe

John provides HR leadership to the core business units and operating functions as well as translating business strategy/objectives into HR initiatives, priorities and tactical plans.

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Craig Tebbutt

Chief Commercial Officer (interim)

Craig joined Equifax in 2011, with over 16 years experience within the Credit Reference market, Craig has a strong commercial background, extensive market knowledge and customer focus. He is responsible for leading the UK Sales function, Consultancy and defining the UK Business Strategy in conjunction with the President Europe.

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Paul Heywood

Chief Data & Analytics Officer

Paul has been part of the Equifax team since 2006 during which time he has held various roles across our data and analytics organisation. Currently, Paul is responsible for data management, data strategy and ensuring both clients and Equifax optimise business value through analytics.

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Paula Roche

Managing Director of UK Consumer Solutions

Paula joined Equifax in 2015 with 14 years' experience from the financial services industry. Paula is responsible for leading the Consumer Solutions team and brings a strong consumer focus having led and managed operations teams throughout her career and delivering large scale regulatory, technology and product change.

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Jonathan Staward

Chief Risk & Compliance Officer

Jonathan joined Equifax in 2015 as Head of Compliance for the UK Debt Services business. Prior to joining Equifax he held senior roles with Citigroup, Barclaycard and Barbon Insurance Group. An experienced compliance and risk professional with 25 years experience, Jonathan is a fellow of the International Compliance Association and holds their Postgraduate Diploma in Governance, Risk and Compliance.

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Suzanne Brown

UK Senior Financial Officer

Suzanne joined Equifax in 2007 and has a strong commercial finance background in financial services and telecoms sectors. She now leads the finance teams across the UK CRA & Debt Services business, responsible for strategy, forecast process, investment decisions, statutory reporting/US filing and Sox compliance.

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James Atkin

General Counsel - Europe

James joined Equifax in 2014, having led legal and compliance teams in financial and legal services. He is responsible for the delivery of all legal advice to the European business.

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Jeremy Lewis

European Chief Technology Officer

Jeremy joined Equifax in 2018 and not long after joined the UK Leadership team as CTO. Throughout his career he has held Senior IT Leadership positions in the Financial Services, Manufacturing and Automotive sectors and has a proven track record in delivering large scale technology and transformation programmes.

Jayadeep Nair

Chief Product & Marketing Officer at Equifax

Jayadeep joined Equifax in 2019 and is responsible for overseeing all product and marketing activities within the UK and Ireland business. He has over two decades of experience in financial services across product and propositions development. Jayadeep joined the business from Amazon and prior to that, held senior product management roles within a host of blue chip companies; including Worldpay and American Express.

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Liz Chapman


Liz joined Equifax in 2019, with over 15 years experience in leadership roles across financial services, client management and the customer service industry. Liz is responsible for the development and delivery of the core service proposition for our clients, along with the execution of Equifax's ongoing transformation, to evolve and drive unrivalled service excellence.

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Adrian Leung

Chief Information Security Officer Europe & Data Protection Officer

Adrian joined Equifax in 2018 as Data Protection Officer where he is responsible for spearheading the privacy function and program. Since March 2022, he has also taken on the CISO Europe portfolio where he is responsible for all information security matters. Adrian has more than 18 years privacy and information security experience gained through both consulting and in-house roles across different industry sectors.