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Kurt P. Sanford

President, Global Operations

Kurt Sanford is President, Global Operations for the global legal business of LexisNexis. He is responsible for overall global oversight and management of product development, editorial and production, customer support and infrastructure.

Previously, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of U.S. Corporate and Public Markets for LexisNexis, where he was responsible for LexisNexis® U.S. business, government and academic markets encompassing information professionals, corporate and government attorneys, CIOs and strategic planners, as well as other knowledge workers. His organization also included the LexisNexis® Risk Solutions business that serves the anti-fraud, debt recovery, customer development, intelligence analysis and screening needs of commercial and government customers in the U.S.

Earlier, Mr. Sanford served as CEO of LexisNexis® Asia Pacific and as the Senior Vice President for LexisNexis® Large Law Firm Markets in the United States. He has also held other senior roles with LexisNexis, including strategy and business development.

Mr. Sanford previously worked as a consultant for Bain and Company, a global business strategy consulting firm specializing in making companies more valuable. At Bain, he worked with technology, telecommunications, consumer products and financial service firms to develop growth strategies and capabilities. Prior to that, he was a vice president of a diversified financial services firm and also served on active duty in the United States Army as a Captain and member of the Judge Advocate General's Corps.

Mr. Sanford earned an MBA, with distinction, from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and received his JD, with honors, from Suffolk University Law School in Boston, Massachusetts. He also graduated with a BA in Economics from the University of Notre Dame.

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