Nancy Bistritz-Balkan is vice president of communications and consumer education at Equifax. She’s responsible for developing and executing a global strategy to raise awareness around consumer information and creating an understanding of the value the industry provides. She previously served as director of PR and communications for the Equifax Global Consumer Solutions group.

Before joining Equifax, Bistritz-Balkan had more than 15 years of experience in public relations, marketing, and journalism. In her role at CHEP, she was the manager of communications and content, working closely with decision makers to develop strategic communications plans. She also led all crisis communications efforts for the U.S. business and served as a key member of the global communications team. A graduate of Auburn University, Bistritz-Balkan earned her Bachelor of Arts in journalism.


About Equifax:

Equifax is a global information solutions company that uses unique data, innovative analytics, technology, and industry expertise to power organizations and individuals around the world by transforming knowledge into insights that help make more informed business and personal decisions. Headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., Equifax operates or has investments in 24 countries in North America, Central and South America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific region. It is a member of Standard & Poor’s (S&P) 500® Index, and its common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the symbol EFX. Equifax employs approximately 11,000 employees worldwide. For more information, visit and follow the company’s news on Twitter and LinkedIn.