Peg Smith


Margaret B. (Peg) Smith retired in June 2019 after 42 years with Experian plc (“Experian”), where she served as Executive Vice President of Investor Relations at the time of retirement.  During her time at Experian, Ms. Smith worked in a myriad of areas including, sales and sales management, operations management and technology transformation, product marketing, compliance and government affairs, general management (local, regional and global roles), start-ups and incubator businesses, business development including mergers and acquisitions, disposals, and partnership, corporate communications, media relations and company spokesperson, industry expertise in credit, information services, and digital decisioning and corporate restructuring. Ms. Smith participated in the development of the business and the industry from its infancy and acquired deep knowledge and understanding of data collection, data quality, product development, market development, and client engagement. Ms. Smith led Experian’s expansion into decision analytics, modeling, process automation, database marketing, and other key opportunities that combined rich deep data content with decisioning tools and enabled clients to improve their businesses. Over the past decade, Ms. Smith directly participated in the buildout of Experian’s global footprint including strategic planning and business reviews in all major markets in all regions. Ms. Smith received a B.S. from the University of Pittsburgh.