CHICAGO, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- TransUnion has hired Milton Silva-Craig to serve as its healthcare vertical leader. Silva-Craig will be responsible for the strategic direction of the vertical and expanding its footprint in the healthcare market overall. He will report directly to Jeff Hellinga, president of TransUnion's U.S. Information Services division.
With more than a decade of experience in public and private healthcare settings, Silva-Craig joins TransUnion from software and services healthcare provider Technology Solutions Company, where he served as president and Chief Executive Officer. He previously served as president and Chief Operating Officer of Emageon Inc., a diagnostic imaging information technology company. He also served as an executive with GE Healthcare in its information technology business unit.
"With his strategic insight, Milton greatly complements the strength of TransUnion's healthcare group," said Hellinga. "His deep industry experience and demonstrated success in rapidly growing and sustaining high technology businesses will help with the continued progress and emerging opportunities TransUnion is pursuing in the healthcare market."
Silva-Craig holds a J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School as well as a Masters of Business Administration in international business and a Bachelor of Arts in international relations and American foreign policy both from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
As a global leader in credit and information management, TransUnion creates advantages for millions of people around the world by gathering, analyzing and delivering information. For businesses, TransUnion helps improve efficiency, manage risk, reduce costs and increase revenue by delivering comprehensive data and advanced analytics and decisioning. For consumers, TransUnion provides the tools, resources and education to help manage their credit health and achieve their financial goals. Through these and other efforts, TransUnion is working to build stronger economies worldwide. Founded in 1968 and headquartered in Chicago, TransUnion employs associates in more than 25 countries on five continents. www.transunion.com/business
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