President, US Consumer Information Solutions
Rodolfo (Rudy) Osvaldo Ploder leads Consumer Information Solutions at Equifax. He is responsible for all U.S.-based services that provide businesses with consumer information and insights, specifically in the areas of risk management, fraud, marketing and a variety of industry-specific solutions. Rudy was named to the position in April 2010.
Previously, Mr. Ploder led Equifax's International unit with responsibility for all aspects of operations in 11 countries in Latin America and Europe as well as Canada.
Prior to joining Equifax, Mr. Ploder served as Vice President, International at MCI in Miami since 1999. From 1997 until 1999, he was Vice President, Latin America for SkyTel Communications, Inc. in Miami, FL, and from 1993 until 1996, he was Senior Vice President of Operations, MobileComm, Inc. in Ridgefield Park, N.J. Mr. Ploder served as Manager International, SBC Communications, Inc. in Mexico City, Mexico, from 1991 until 1993 and before that as Manager, Corporate Development in St. Louis from 1989 until 1991.
Mr. Ploder earned an agricultural engineer degree from Buenos Aires University, Argentina, and a master of business administration.