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ICON's IT Giants Series - An evening with Richard Fiddis, MD Emerging Markets, Experian

The tenth event in ICON's IT Giants series features Richard Fiddis, MD of Emerging Markets, Experian

Date: 4 March 2008
Start Time: 16:30
Finish Time: 19:00
In association with: Intellect and Red Herring
Venue: Intellect, 10-12 Russell Square House, Russell Square, London WC


The tenth event in ICON's IT Giants series features Richard Fiddis, MD of Emerging Markets, Experian

ICON's IT Giants presents a unique bite-sized session where you will be audience to top journalist, Peter Purton of Red Herring interviewing managing director
Richard Fiddis of Experian.

The event guarantees to provide business insights that will not only help improve your own company performance but demonstrate how these giants have become leaders in the IT industry rat race.

An entertaining format, the questions asked are designed to give thought provoking insight into the strategy and business decisions that has made Experian a global leader in providing information, analytical tools and marketing services to organisations and consumers to help manage the risk and reward of commercial and financial decisions.

Richard joined Experian in 1999 in the role of managing director of UK, Ireland and Northern Europe and presided over the dramatic organic and inorganic growth of the business over seven years. Following Experian's listing as a UK FTSE company in October 2006, he has taken on a new role of driving Experian's development in emerging markets with a particular focus on India, Russia, China and Japan.

The company employs around 15,500 people in 36 countries, supporting clients in more than 65 countries. Annual sales are $3.8 billion (£1.9 billion/€2.8 billion).

Experian Group Limited is listed on the London Stock Exchange (EXPN) and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 index. Their corporate headquarters are in Dublin, Ireland and they have operational headquarters in Costa Mesa, California and Nottingham, UK.


16:30 Registration

17:00 Interview with Richard Fiddis by Pete Purton, UK Editor, Red Herring

17:50 Q&A session

18:10 Drinks and canapés

19:00 Close


Tammy Greeno
T 020 7331 2037

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Previous IT Giants have been:

Alistair Baker, CEO, Microsoft UK

John Woodget, CEO, Intel UK

Brian McBride, UK CEO, Amazon

Sir Robin Saxby, Chairman, ARM Holdings

Chris Baker, VP, Oracle UK

Andrew Gilbert, CEO, Qualcomm

John Brigden, Senior VP Symantec, EMEA

Sir John Chisholm, CEO, QinetiQ Group


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