Ellie Burns

Ellie Burns

Fraud & Identity Market Planning

Ellie Burns is part of the Fraud & Identity Market Planning team at LexisNexis Risk Solutions, driving thought leadership, sales enablement, product positioning and messaging for the LexisNexis ThreatMetrix solution. Having spent nearly a decade as a journalist and editor at a number of leading publications, Ellie has a proven track record of delivering strategic, digital-first editorial and content geared towards the global technology community.

Dan Holmes

Dan Holmes

Principal Banking Solutions Consultant, Fraud & Identity

Dan is responsible for consulting with banking customers in EMEA, supporting them to understand the range of Fraud & Identity capabilities that LexisNexis Risk Solutions offer and ensuring that maximum tactical and strategic value is realised. Prior to joining LexisNexis Risk Solutions, Dan held a number of fraud related roles at Lloyds Banking Group, UK, where accountabilities included using the latest fraud technology to protect the banks 14m active online users. He is also a regular speaker at industry events as well as our own meet ups and webinars.

Marcia Klingensmith

Marcia Klingensmith

Solutions Consultant, Fraud & Identity

Marcia is a Fraud and Identity Solutions consultant supporting integration with Identity Access Management providers as well as guidance for Financial, Government, Healthcare and Insurance organizations. As a strategic business leader and change agent with she has extensive experience across industries with a strong foundation in the financial and payments industry working at well-known institutions such as Visa, Bank of America, and Wells Fargo. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Syracuse University and a master’s degree in business administration from University of Pittsburgh Katz Graduate School of Business.

Rebekah Moody

Rebekah Moody

Director, Fraud and Identity

Rebekah Moody has been part of the LexisNexis® Risk Solutions Fraud and Identity Market Planning team for over two years, (and previously as part of the ThreatMetrix Product Marketing team for 2 years). Her role is to help develop product strategy, messaging and market positioning to meet the complex fraud, identity and authentication challenges of the company’s varied customer base.
Rebekah works with the sales team, prospects, customers and analysts to better understand the current and emerging threat landscape, developing product messaging, thought leadership articles as well as showcasing customer success stories.
Rebekah has played an integral role in the creation and development of the LexisNexis® Risk Solutions Cybercrime Report for over 4 years, tracking the ever-evolving cybercrime landscape by looking at transaction and attack patterns and trends across industries and global geographies.

Mike Nathan

Mike Nathan

Senior Director Solutions Consulting, EMEA, Fraud and Identity

Mike Nathan has over 15 years of experience in the risk and fraud space, with key interests in online banking fraud, application fraud, internal fraud and card fraud. As the Senior Director of Solutions Consulting EMEA for Fraud and Identity at LexisNexis Risk Solutions, Mike advises many of the world’s largest organizations.

Mike started as a credit analyst at Lehman Brothers, before moving to Lloyds Banking Group as a Fraud Manager, where he led large teams of analysts and data scientists. He was a consultant at SAS, the analytics company, and a Vice President at Barclaycard, looking at Credit Card Fraud. He holds an MSc in Information Management & Finance from Westminster Business School in the United Kingdom.

Parul Sharma

Parul Sharma

Sr Director Fraud & Identity, LexisNexis Risk Solutions

Parul has 12+ years of analytics experience, of which includes 6+ years of experience in the fraud and identity space. She is a certified fraud examiner and identity protection advisor. She works closely with eCommerce merchants, payment processors, healthcare, telecom, online gambling and media companies to help reduce friction and fraud while improving customer experience. Her expertise is in creating risk appropriate workflows for customers and she is passionate about making eCommerce safe and profitable everywhere. She is also a Level 1 CrossFit trainer and an industry speaker, most recently at MRC, CNP, and eTail West.

Stephen Topliss

Stephen Topliss

Vice President, Fraud & Identity

Dr. Stephen Topliss is a thought leader in fraud and digital identity and is frequently invited to speak at conferences and webinars. At LexisNexis Risk Solutions, he is responsible for the strategic direction of Fraud & Identity global markets, driving product strategy and innovation aligned with customers’ current and future needs. Based out of Amsterdam, Dr. Topliss holds a PhD in Space Plasma Physics and is fluent in Dutch and French in addition to his native English.

Dean Weinert

Dean Weinert

VP Product Management, LexisNexis Risk Solutions

Dean Weinert has more than a decade of experience in designing products for fraud mitigation and prevention. He is currently the Vice President of Product Management for an industry leading online fraud prevention platform. Weinert is a tech enthusiast with a deep insight into mobile and web platforms, payments and security, with a fervent interest in the tools and techniques employed by fraudsters to defraud consumers. He thrives on collaborating with talented, driven people to make the internet a safer, more prosperous place to transact, work and socialize.

Mike Yeardley

Mike Yeardley

Senior Director, Fraud & Identity

Mike Yeardley joined LexisNexis Risk Solutions in 2017 having worked at Lloyds Banking Group for 11 years, and other UK Banks prior to that. At Lloyds, Mike was responsible for leading teams across the Fraud division, as Head of Transaction Fraud and Fraud Analytics.

At LexisNexis Risk Solutions, Mike works closely with clients globally to leverage the capability of LexisNexis ThreatMetrix to target current, new and emerging threats across the fraud landscape, as well as help drive our future product roadmap and strategy.