Rutger van der Wall
Vice President, Global Product, Insurance
Rutger van der Wall is Vice President, Global Product, Insurance for LexisNexis Risk Solutions. In this role, he is leading the international efforts for all Telematics offerings as well as bringing new capabilities to the Global Telematics offering. Rutger joined LexisNexis in 2002 and advanced to his current position in early 2014 after serving for three years as Vice President Global Legal Software Solutions based in the US and four years as the company’s managing director of The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Emerging Markets like Russia, the Middle East and Latin America.
Vice President, Marketing
Donna Stokes is VP, Marketing, for the Insurance business of LexisNexis Risk Solutions. She is responsible for all domestic and international marketing initiatives, including market research; brand advocacy; segment marketing; digital, social and experiential marketing; influencer and internal communications; content marketing and marketing analytics.
A former television producer, Stokes turned to digital media and marketing in the late 1990’s, fueled by a passion to leverage interactive channels and technology to connect with customers. She led Global Consumer and Small Business Interactive Marketing for HP’s $30B Imaging and Printing division and launched the company’s inaugural social media marketing program.
Before joining LexisNexis Risk Solutions in 2012, Stokes also held senior leadership positions with Invista, sister company to Georgia Pacific, and Moxie Interactive, digital agency of record for Verizon Wireless. Stokes received her bachelor's degree from Emerson College.
R&D Director and Director of Automotive Development, EMEA
Paul Stacy is R&D Director and Director of Automotive Development, EMEA, at LexisNexis Risk Solutions. Paul works closely with automakers across the EMEA region to help them leverage the data from connected cars. A key figure within the LexisNexis Risk Solutions Global Products team, Paul is focused on developing solutions that bridge the insurance and automotive manufacturing industries utilising connectivity as a means to engage consumers with driving behaviour information, collision detection and other services. Paul has more than 10 years' experience in telematics across five continents and has four connected car and telematics patents in his name. Paul co-founded Wunelli, a leading telematics company acquired by LexisNexis Risk Solutions, responsible for the proof-of-concept UBI product, Coverbox, in the UK motor market. Prior to this, Paul worked for Accenture's insurance practice in Australasia and as a UK-based insurance broker. At University, he studied engineering, completing a master’s degree in mathematics.
Director of Product Management, Automotive
Sherezad joined LexisNexis in 2015 as part of the corporate Leadership Development Program. Prior to joining LexisNexis, he worked for a consulting firm in the U.S. and Brazil conducting market assessments and developing market entry and M&A strategies for U.S. corporations looking to expand their sales and operations to key markets throughout Latin America. Sherezad has a B.S. from Georgia Tech and a MBA from Emory’s Goizueta School of Business, where he was voted “Entrepreneur of the Year” in 2015.
Senior Director, Business Development, Insurance
David is a seasoned veteran of the automotive industry with a variety of experience in automotive sales, business development, marketing, product and risk management. David is predominantly client-facing and with his vast industry experience is uniquely qualified to work with our automotive OEM clients to commercialize the connected car at scale.
Prior to joining LexisNexis Risk Solutions, David served for many years in the automotive data and analytics space with Experian Automotive where he was instrumental in developing the business into a high growth vertical. He held multiple sales and marketing management roles ascending to Senior Vice President of Sales. David has also worked for both OEMs (Chrysler) and insurance providers (American General Insurance). David graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a BA in Business Economics & Finance before going on to complete an MS in Management from Central Michigan University.
Director, Automotive Business Development
Pavan Mathew is the Director of Automotive Business Development, Insurance, LexisNexis Risk Solutions. He is globally responsible for leading business and product strategies for automotive solutions. Prior to joining LexisNexis, he has held senior level positions in Engineering, Marketing and Business Development at several multinational companies including Nuance Communication, Telefonica, General Motors and OnStar. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, a master’s degree in Engineering Management and an MBA from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business.
Senior Director, Global Product, Insurance
Responsible for telematics and mobile solutions for the auto insurance market since joining LexisNexis in 2010, David has led several key data and analytics initiatives, including building out solutions for identity risk management, driver discovery and policyholder retention. Prior to joining LexisNexis, David was product development manager with AIG’s personal lines auto group, where he was responsible for building and delivering new multivariate rating models for the agency and direct distribution channels. He has also managed claims operations in AIG’s personal lines auto group, serving as process leader for both the physical damage and casualty areas. David holds a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University and a master’s degree from the University of Delaware.
Senior Director, US Connected Car Team
Adam Hudson leads the US Connected Car Team, LexisNexis Risk Solutions’ organization dedicated to developing and driving adoption of insurance telematics and OEM data & analytics solutions for the US and automotive OEM market. He joins from his prior role at LexisNexis Risk Solutions as the Strategy and Merger & Acquisition lead for the insurance data services business overseeing European expansion, and expansion into the Chinese market.
Adam is a former management consulting and investment banking professional with over a decade of experience in Corporate Strategy, Finance and Performance Improvement gained at Alvarez & Marsal, Macquarie, Capgemini and Siemens. Adam has an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BS in Industrial & Systems Engineering from Georgia Tech.
Senior Director, Auto Vertical
Tanner Sheehan serves as Senior Director in the Auto Vertical at LexisNexis, where he is responsible for Acquisition and Retention and Point of Quote Solutions. He also leads LexisNexis’ activities in the vehicle-centric data and Internet of Things spaces. Sheehan came to LexisNexis in 2016 after over a decade in the insurance industry with such companies as Marsh & McLennan, AIG, and Infinity. He has significant product management and product development experience in personal auto, and has also lead pricing and actuarial teams. He holds a BBA in Risk Management and Insurance and an MBA in Finance from the University of Georgia, as well as the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation.
Director, Global Telematics
Graham Gordon joined the LexisNexis Risk Solutions team in 2016. Formerly, he was part of the senior leadership team as Director of Marketing at commercial fleet specialist, Masternaut. Graham has led several key data and analytics initiatives, including forming much of the early analysis and commercial understanding of the value of driver-behavior in the commercial fleet and business car sector.
Graham holds a bachelor’s degree from Lancaster University, post-graduate qualifications from the Chartered Institute of Marketing and more recently completed his master’s degree from the University of Cambridge, graduating from the Judge Business School’s Executive MBA program.
Director of Product Management, US Connected Car
Marc Gordan is Director of Product Management, U.S. Connected Car, for LexisNexis Risk Solutions. In this role, he is responsible for the product strategy roadmap related to connected car, usage-based insurance and telematics offerings for LexisNexis and the team of professionals taking products from initial idea to execution. Prior to joining the company, Gordan spent more than 10 years with Verizon Telematics. He joined the organization as part of a start-up acquisition, earned two patents and provided direction for product roadmaps and feature development for hybrid navigation, location-based services and end-to-end in-vehicle products, including mobile apps and related digital customer interfaces. Gordan started his career in corporate finance, capital markets and was part of a leadership program at Zurich. He holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and an MBA specializing in strategy and finance from the University of Georgia.