Nichols most recently served as chief executive officer of North America and president of Global Consumer Services for Experian. Previous to this position, Nichols was Experian’s chief executive officer for the United Kingdom, Ireland, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and lead Global Marketing Services. He also served as chief information officer and a member of the Management Committee at Wells Fargo & Co. and in senior management positions at Bank of America.
Nichols is a member of the Economics Leadership Council at the University of California, San Diego and serves on several boards including: Bank of Hawaii, Bridgepoint Education, Crystal Cove Alliance, and FTV Capital, Inc. He also served on the Leadership Council for the UCI Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences and on the Dean’s Advisory Board, UCI Merage School. Nichols earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of California, San Diego, and an MBA with a concentration in finance from the University of California, Berkeley.