Verisk Financial Business Unit President – Fraud and Credit Risk Management
Chris Lundquist is Business Unit President of Fraud and Credit Risk Management at Verisk Financial, having oversight responsibility for LCI and G2. Chris came to Verisk as part of its acquisition of LCI. Prior to the acquisition, Chris served as Chief Executive Officer of LCI and Chief Strategy/Information Officer for National Bankruptcy Services. Chris founded LCI in 1989. During his tenure, he built the company into the leading innovator of credit risk analysis and bankruptcy management solutions for more than 1.3 billion accounts. In 1993, he led the effort to create the first comprehensive national bankruptcy database, delivering the first electronic bankruptcy notices to the financial industry. He also developed the first automated proof-of-claim filing system, the first comprehensive back-office bankruptcy notification solution, and the first Chapter 13 portfolio valuation model. In 2001, Chris founded the National Bankruptcy Research Center (NBKRC) to deliver highly accurate bankruptcy analytics daily.
A widely recognized expert in the credit risk industry, he has published extensive research, analytics and best practices focused on understanding at-risk consumer behavior. For more than 25 years, he has worked with industry executives and government entities to formulate new strategies, technologies and legislative policies for credit risk management, bankruptcy process improvement and financial counseling.
Chris holds a BME, with a focus on quality control and automation, and an MBA, with a focus on management information systems, database systems and artificial intelligence, from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.