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.

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.

Fred Landis

Fred Landis

Director of Market Planning, Fraud and Identity Strategy

Fred Landis, Director of Market Planning for Fraud and Identity Strategy at LexisNexis® Risk Solutions, leads the commercial strategy for fraud investigation solutions in the America’s. He develops and integrates processes, content and tools to reduce fraud risk, empower fraud investigators and improve customer experience. He joined LexisNexis Risk Solutions in 2019.

He has over 20 years of experience in business strategy, product and services marketing, business consulting, competitive analysis and research. His has domain expertise in fraud and identity, digital transformation, cloud migration, CRM and customer experience. As a member of the ACFE (Association of Certified Fraud Examiners) he received a B.S. from the University of Southern California and MBA from Pepperdine University.

Tracy Manning

Tracy Manning

Director of Financial Crime Compliance - United States and Canada

Tracy Manning is a Communications, Mobile and Media expert, with over 25 years of experience driving “next wave” innovation and growth efforts within companies like AT&T, Cox, Twitter, Cincinnati Bell and GroundTruth. She now leads strategy development and product innovation planning for the communications, mobile and media industry vertical for LexisNexis Risk Solutions.

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.

Chris Schnieper

Chris Schnieper

Director, Fraud & Identity Market Planning

Chris Schnieper is a Director of Market Planning in the Fraud & Identity area. He focuses on working across a variety of different industries from small companies to large multi-national organizations on strategic fraud challenges and authentication needs.

Chris has over 20+ years working in the payments and risk space across strategy, product and technology roles. Prior to joining LexisNexis Risk Solutions, Chris has held positions with organizations such as Bank of America, Accenture, Early Warning Services and American Express.

Chris holds a bachelor’s degree from Albright College and MBA in Accounting and Technology from St Joseph’s University.

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.

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.

Kim White

Kim White

Senior Director, Marketing Planning for Fraud and Identity

Kimberly White, Director Market Planning of Fraud and Identity Strategy at LexisNexis® Risk Solutions, is responsible for commercial market strategy for identity verification, fraud analytics and identity authentication with a focus on new account opening and onboarding workflows.

With over 20 years of experience in developing product strategy and managing product roadmaps, Kim’s expertise includes corporate strategic planning, understanding market needs and building out robust fraud and identity capabilities for financial institutions, retail/e-commerce, and other commercial markets. Prior to LexisNexis, Kimberly worked at Fiserv, where she developed product strategy for walk-in bill payment solutions. Kim is a graduate of Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and Emory University.

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.