Chris comes with a deep understanding of the EMEA market and has successfully driven high growth in his previous roles in that region.
“His strong relationships with key partners and extensive knowledge in the fraud prevention and risk space made him the ideal choice to take over operations and spearhead the expansion in EMEA,” says Rei Carvalho Chief Executive Officer, Emailage
With 18 years experience in fraud prevention, Chris is one of the pioneers in the space. Over the last three years, Chris built a dedicated Fraud & ID business unit at Experian, comprising regionally based specialized sales function and engineering team. Prior to his time at Experian he was with iovation, inc., Transactis and Equifax. Developing and deploying their strategic plan for growth across the Northern & Eastern European, Indian and Middle Eastern territories.
“I’m excited about being a part of the Emailage family and contributing to its future success. The company has an excellent product and reputation in the space, which is what drew me to this opportunity. I believe my experience and successes will translate well to this new role as the GM of the EMEA region.” Chris Thomas stated.
As a proven leader in the space, Chris has an extensive understanding of how to align functions, such as – product, propositions, analytics and client support – to ensure a cohesive strategic plan. He will be developing and executing the Emailage go to market strategy for the region
Former GM of EMEA and recently promoted VP of Global Partnerships, Brad Schmidt, stated “It’s a great honor to have Chris join the Emailage team. His skills, expertise and success in the region is unprecedented. We are confident he will be a tremendous asset in accelerating our growth in EMEA.”
On behalf of all the members of Emailage we welcome Chris.