First Advantage – CIO

Leadership Capital Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Stephen Verska as
CIO for First Advantage
Stephen Verska

Stephen Verska is an experienced executive with a twenty-year track record of achievements leading large teams to solve complex business challenges using innovative technology solutions. He has proven ability to contribute the leadership, strategic vision and execution to deliver measurable results by creating a culture of continuous improvement.

Before joining First Advantage, Stephen was CIO of the Technology & Analytical Services division at Equifax, where he was responsible for long range strategic planning, new cloud and ASP deployments, infrastructure for new customer solutions, and operations for big data as well as very high transactional volume systems. Prior to Equifax, Stephen has held executive positions at Accenture, Microsoft and S1 Corporation.

Stephen has a BS in Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

About First Advantage
First Advantage provides comprehensive screening, identity and information solutions that give employers and housing providers access to actionable information that results in faster, more accurate people decisions. As one of the largest screening providers in the world, First Advantage has offices in 26 locations worldwide.

First Advantage is a portfolio company of the Symphony Technology Group (STG), a strategic private equity firm with the mission of investing in and being a partner in building great software and services companies.

About Leadership Capital Group
Leadership Capital Group is a premier globally-focused Board of Director and executive search firm consulting at the senior executive and C-level. With clients and candidates from the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific markets, Leadership Capital Group is known for engaging the unengageable and marrying first-rate talent with our clients.

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