ADS - Alliance Data Systems Corporation

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Alliance Data Systems Corporation

7500 Dallas Parkway
Suite 700
Plano, TX 75024
United States

IndustryBusiness Services
Full Time Employees20,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Edward J. HeffernanChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director2.77M2.35M1963
Mr. Charles L. HornExec. VP & CFO1.26MN/A1961
Mr. Bryan A. PearsonExec. VP, Pres of Loyaltyone and Chief Exec. Officer of Loyaltyone995.42k1.29M1964
Mr. Bryan J. KennedyExec. VP and Pres of Epsilon833.7k1.84M1969
Ms. Melisa A. MillerExec. VP and Pres of Card Services1.27MN/A1959
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Alliance Data Systems Corporation provides data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions worldwide. It operates through three segments: LoyaltyOne, Epsilon, and Card Services. The company offers a portfolio of integrated outsourced marketing solutions, including customer loyalty programs, database marketing services, end-to-end marketing services, analytics and creative services, direct marketing services, and private label and co-brand retail credit card programs. It also focuses on facilitating and managing interactions between its clients and their customers through various consumer marketing channels, including in-store, online, email, social media, mobile, direct mail, and telephone. The company captures and analyzes data created during each customer interaction, leveraging the insight derived from that data to enable clients to identify and acquire new customers and to enhance customer loyalty. It serves clients across various end-markets, including financial services, specialty retail, grocery and drugstore chains, petroleum retail, automotive, hospitality and travel, telecommunications, insurance, and healthcare. Alliance Data Systems Corporation was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Plano, Texas.

Corporate Governance

Alliance Data Systems Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of March 1, 2018 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 5.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.