GIACT Names Brett Petersen Executive Vice President, Sales

DALLAS, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ GIACT Systems, the industry leader in payment fraud reduction, today announced Brett Petersen has joined GIACT as executive vice president of sales.

Prior to joining GIACT, Petersen held a variety of sales and sales management positions at Thomson Reuters where he led teams serving the legal and compliance markets and helped grow his division to over $50 million annual revenue. He was a founding member of the Corporate Investigative Division that provided KYC, AML, Fraud, and Due Diligence SaaS, Batch, and API solutions to a wide array of companies and financial institutions throughout the U.S. At GIACT, he will be building a team of sales professionals that will provide the most comprehensive suite of business and consumer real-time data solutions in the industry. He attended Colorado State University where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Marketing and has advanced studies at the Carlson School of Management and ACAMS.

"I'm very excited about joining GIACT during this time of unprecedented growth and product innovation," said Petersen. "GIACT's EPIC Platform is unmatched in the industry and I look forward to working with the exceptional team that GIACT has built to bring EPIC to market."

"Brett has a long track record of success at building high-performing sales organizations," said Melissa Townsley, co-founder and CEO of GIACT. "His leadership and expertise will be essential to helping GIACT reach the next level during this period of rapid growth and client acquisition."<

GIACT has been helping companies verify valued customers since 2004. From financial to insurance, to retail, to solutions for your industry, GIACT offers customer intelligence for complete payment confidence. As the leader in providing real-time data to help companies mitigate payment risk and fraud, our OFAC screening, ID verification, account verification and authentication, and mobile verification solutions enable you to focus on providing unmatched customer experiences. Since our founding, we've processed billions of transactions for our more than 1,000 customers. For more information, visit or call 1-866-918-2409. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

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