Neustar®, Inc., a global information services company and leader in identity resolution, today announced that Alison Lewis has been appointed as an independent, non-executive director to the Company’s Board of Directors. Lewis is Chief Growth Officer and member of the Global Executive Leadership Team for Kimberly-Clark, an $18+ billion consumer goods product company of trusted brands in more than 175 countries.
“With more than 30 years of experience in global marketing and product management, Alison’s range of experience driving product growth and marketing innovation at some of the world’s largest consumer product companies will equip Neustar with significant market insight,” said Stewart Bloom, Board Chairman and Golden Gate Capital Operating Executive. “Alison will be a valuable contributor to the Neustar Board, and help the Company continue to drive growth in the coming years.”
“Alison’s working knowledge of our industry makes her an ideal addition to the Neustar Board,” said Neustar President & CEO, Charlie Gottdiener. “Her background and industry insight will be valuable assets to Neustar and her marketing and product perspective will serve us well as we continue to implement our strategic growth plan.”
“Data and technology are at the heart of information services in the 21st century,” said Ms. Lewis. “Neustar is at the forefront of helping to shape this future through its powerful OneID system. I look forward to working with the entire board and management team to advance Neustar’s strategic growth plan and to help this remarkable company cement its position as the industry leader for many years to come.”
About Alison Lewis
Alison Lewis is the Chief Growth Officer for Kimberly-Clark, where she is responsible for driving sustainable growth and executional excellence in product marketing, sales and innovation. Ms. Lewis builds modern marketing and digital capabilities and plays a key role improving commercial capabilities that drive growth around the world. Prior to Kimberly Clark, Ms. Lewis was a senior executive at Johnson & Johnson for more than six years where she was responsible driving growth strategies and innovation pipeline for well-known Johnson & Johnson Consumer brands in more than 140 countries. Prior to Johnson & Johnson, Lewis worked for The Coca-Cola Company for 17 years, where she was responsible for making the 127-year-old brand relevant to consumers in a connected, multicultural world. Ms. Lewis began her career at Kraft Foods in brand and customer marketing management roles.
A native of Canada, Ms. Lewis earned her Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. She serves on the Boards of the National 4-H Council, the Association of National Advertisers and Ridge Ventures. Ms. Lewis has been recognized for her thought leadership and industry contributions as a Top 50 Most Innovative CMO by Business Insider; Women of the Year by Advertising Women of New York; Creative Marketer of the Year by Cannes Lions; and Marketer of the Year by Advertising Age.
Neustar is an information services and technology company and a leader in identity resolution providing the data and technology that enables trusted connections between companies and people at the moments that matter most. Neustar offers industry-leading solutions in Marketing, Risk, Communications, Security and Registry that responsibly connect data on people, devices and locations, continuously corroborated through billions of transactions. Neustar serves more than 8,000 clients worldwide, including 60 of the Fortune 100. Learn how your company can benefit from the power of trusted connections here: https://www.home.neustar.