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Management Team

Leadership & Governance

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Patrick Dodd

President and Chief Executive Officer

Jim Balas

Chief Financial Officer

Aaron Henry

Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary

Melanie Graper

Chief Human Resources Officer

Devi Mateti

President, CoreLogic Find

Jay Kingsley

Jay Kingsley

President, CoreLogic Buy

Garret Gray

President, CoreLogic Protect

Lisa Claes

Lisa Claes

Managing Director, International

 

Abe Kuruvilla

Chief Information Officer

WeiLing Jang

Chief Marketing Officer

Kristie Vainikos Stegen

Chief Communications Officer

Sachin Rajpal

Chief Data Officer

Frank E. Nothaft

Chief Economist

Patrick Dodd
President and Chief Executive Officer

Pat Dodd joined CoreLogic in 2020 as the Chief Operating & Growth Officer and was named President and CEO in January 2022. Over the past three decades, Dodd has held senior executive leadership positions at Nielsen and predecessor companies, ultimately rising to Global President and Chief Commercial Officer of the $3 billion Nielsen Global Connect division in January 2019.

Previously, he led Nielsen’s International Division, spanning to over 100 markets around the world. Prior to that, he was responsible for overseeing Nielsen’s business operations in 23 of the world’s fastest-growing markets and held numerous senior leadership positions, including serving as President of Nielsen Europe, China and Canada.

Dodd earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with honors in Economics from the University of Western Ontario.

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Jim Balas
Chief Financial Officer

Jim Balas is the chief financial officer of CoreLogic, responsible for overseeing the financial reporting, accounting, tax, treasury, capital allocation, risk management as well as the corporate finance functions including our financial planning and analysis and business finance teams. Balas also plays a key role in strategic initiatives including mergers & acquisitions and the company’s transformation and productivity programs. Additionally, he oversees long-term tax planning, cost management policies, control and reporting operations.

Balas initially joined CoreLogic in March of 2011, as senior vice president, controller and principal accounting officer. In 2012, his role expanded to include oversight of finance in addition to his other responsibilities. Prior to joining the company, Balas held a variety of senior finance leadership positions at several publicly traded companies after a successful 10-year career at Ernst & Young and Capgemini.

Balas is a CPA and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from California State University, Long Beach and an MBA from the University of Southern California.

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Aaron Henry
Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary

Aaron Henry is the chief legal officer and corporate secretary at CoreLogic. In this role, Henry is responsible for CoreLogic’s global Legal and Compliance functions.

Henry brings a track record of strong leadership and a wealth of experience across the legal and compliance spectrum to CoreLogic. Prior to joining Core Logic in November 2019, Henry served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at MoneyGram International. Prior to MoneyGram, Aaron served in senior legal roles at The Western Union Company and First Data Corporation.

Henry holds an economics degree from the University of Michigan and a Juris Doctorate from George Washington University.

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Melanie Graper
Chief Human Resources Officer

Melanie Graper is the chief human resources officer for CoreLogic. She is responsible for leading the global Human Resources and Corporate Social Responsibility functions. With over 20 years of HR leadership experience, including extensive work on a global scale in Europe, Asia and Latin America, Graper’s passion is driving cultural and organizational transformation through impactful, outcome-based strategies.

Graper joined CoreLogic in December 2009, several months prior to the spinoff of CoreLogic from First American Title Company. Supporting CoreLogic’s growth, Graper partnered with the executive team to develop and launch the company’s vision, mission and values, global performance management platform, talent review and succession planning and a leadership development strategy designed to build organizational capability. She has led major organization transformation initiatives, and co-chaired the Operations Leadership Council, bringing together the top 40 leaders to drive alignment and engagement across operating groups.

Prior to joining CoreLogic, Graper served as VP of Human Resources at the Irvine Company, and prior to that she served in senior HR leadership roles at Mattel, Inc., J Walter Thompson, and SmithKline Beecham. 

Graper holds a B.S. degree in Public Administration from the University of Southern California.

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Devi Mateti

Managing Director, Find

Devi Mateti is an experienced senior executive general manager with a record of successfully leading strategy, innovation, customer- focused new product development, and go-to-market for companies in the technology, information and data services sectors. Currently, Mateti serves as Managing Director, Find, overseeing CoreLogic’s property intelligence, data licensing and real estate solutions which collectively support the process of targeting, selecting and marketing a new or existing home during the sale process.

Mateti was previously the Chief Data Officer, with responsibility for Data and Analytics strategy, innovation, operations and product fulfillment. He also served as the Executive General Manager for CoreLogic’s Collateral Valuations Technology business unit where he was responsible for strategy, acquisitions, innovation and sales for the market leading technology and risk management platforms that serve 1000+ mortgage lenders and financial services clients.

Prior to CoreLogic, Mateti worked at Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) for six years where he served as senior vice president of Product Management for their Risk and Supply Chain Management Solutions. While there he held responsibility for D&B’s flagship Risk and Supply SaaS solutions generating more than $500M in revenue.

Previously in his career, Mateti worked at Boston Consulting Group as a top-tier strategy consultant to Fortune 500 companies in technology, financial services, and consumer goods industries. Additionally, Devi was technical product development lead at Bloomberg LP where he led an international team of software engineers developing products for trading systems and exchanges in the financial services industry. Mateti holds an MBA from University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business and a Master’s in Computer Science from Syracuse University.

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Jay Kingsley

Managing Director, Buy

Jay Kingsley is a proven executive with over 25 years of strategic and operational leadership experience in the mortgage, insurance and consulting industries. Currently, Kingsley acts as the Managing Director, Buy, overseeing mortgage analytics, collateral valuation and escrow services. Prior to this, Kingsley served in a number of important senior operational and strategic roles at CoreLogic, including as Chief Transformation Officer, and as the leader overseeing Credit & Borrower Solutions, which under his leadership, launched industry-leading solutions including AutomatIQ Borrower and transformed the business to achieve double-digit revenue growth.

Prior to joining CoreLogic, Kingsley served as vice president of mortgage default servicing at HSBC. He also spent time as director of servicing strategy and business development for HSBC, managing rating agency relationships and developing new product and servicing strategies for the company’s mortgage business. 

Kingsley was formerly director of strategy and business development at Allstate Financial and also led consulting engagements in a strategic capacity while at A.T. Kearney and Ernst & Young. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and sociology from Northwestern University and an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management.

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Garret Gray
President, CoreLogic Protect

Garret Gray is an executive leader who is the President of CoreLogic’s Protect Business Unit. Gray leads a team of industry experts focused on building market-driven solutions that drive better customer outcomes throughout the property insurance ecosystem. 

Prior to this, Gray led CoreLogic’s claims operations to drive transformative change and provide insurance carriers and contractors with solutions to enhance the claims experience.

Previously, Gray was the founder and CEO of Next Gear Solutions, acquired by CoreLogic in August 2021. Next Gear is an industry-leading source of water mitigation, job and sales management software and claim scoping and auditing solutions. Next Gear’s tools are used by 8,700-plus restoration companies across the United States and Canada and most of the top 25 U.S. insurance carriers.

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Lisa Claes

Managing Director, International

Lisa Claes joined CoreLogic International in 2016 as Managing Director, responsible for its operations across Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. With more than 25 years of leadership experience, Claes’ executive capabilities extend across digital and data analytics, omni-channel management, product development and risk management directed towards transforming mature businesses to deliver profit sustainably and create outstanding customer advocacy. These skills have been honed across the retail banking, financial services and property industries and have been applied both locally and internationally at scale.

Immediately prior to joining CoreLogic, Claes served as an Executive Director for the Dutch banking giant, ING, responsible for its Australian retail and commercial banking operations while holding broader accountabilities for data, digital and lending transformation strategies as part of ING’s global Retail & Mortgage Councils.

Earlier in her career Claes practised as a barrister, served as General Counsel and Head of Compliance & Operational Risk for both ING in Australia and the diversified financial services group Mercantile Mutual.

Claes earned a Master of Laws from the University of Sydney and a Bachelor of Arts/Laws from the University of Queensland.

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Abe Kuruvilla
Chief Information Officer

Abe Kuruvilla is the Chief Information Officer (CIO) responsible for CoreLogic’s global information technology and strategy spanning applications, data, cybersecurity and infrastructure. He brings a wealth of experience across global acquisitions, digital transformation, delivering new products with next gen technologies and running highly efficient and successful technology footprints. Prior to his current role, Abe led the product development and support teams in aligning the technology strategies with CoreLogic business segments and oversaw the integration of the Collateral Technology teams and solutions.

Abe joined CoreLogic in 2016 from Dell Financial Services where he served as CIO. His responsibilities included leading the standardization of business capability and processes, delivering a comprehensive IT strategy and multiyear roadmap, and expanding IT solutions to support business growth from the U.S. to 25 countries. Prior to Dell, Abe held various leadership roles at De Lage Landen Financial Services (Rabobank) and SmithKline Beecham Pharmaceuticals.

Abe earned a bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering and a Master of Business Administration from Drexel University.

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WeiLing Jang
Chief Marketing Officer

WeiLing Jang is the Chief Marketing Officer for CoreLogic, responsible for driving the company’s marketing and brand communication strategy, creative design, and business activation initiatives. Her expertise and oversight of advertising, digital and traditional media, events, and community engagement activities will help solidify CoreLogic’s role as a trusted global brand—building on the company’s reputation as a reliable property data partner and amplifying our exciting new future as a new gold standard for innovative solutions across the property ecosystem.

Previously, she led Global Brand and Marketing for Logitech’s Home Video business group and Global Channel Marketing and Retail Communications at Apple. She also served in senior positions with some of the most renowned advertising agencies. Having spent over two decades working both in the U.S. and overseas, WeiLing brings valuable global perspective while shaping some of the world’s most iconic B2B and B2C brands across NA, APAC, EMEA, and LATAM with deep expertise in brand strategy, international expansion, multi-channel go-to-market as well as marketing operations and analytics.

WeiLing earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from Ithaca College in New York.

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Kristie Vainikos Stegen
Chief Communications Officer

Kristie Vainikos Stegen joined CoreLogic in 2022 as the Chief Communications Officer. Her team engages with internal and external audiences to enhance CoreLogic’s reputation.

Prior to CoreLogic, Kristie was the Chief Communications Officer at NielsenIQ. She previously led NielsenIQ’s North America marketing and communications team as well as global communications for Nielsen’s U.S. consumer business, global internal communications and alumni relations. She also co-led Nielsen’s social responsibility and sustainability efforts. Prior to joining Nielsen, Kristie held a variety of roles of increasing responsibility in marketing and communications at Citigroup and Avis/Budget Group. Under her leadership, NielsenIQ was the 2020 Gold Stevie Award winner for Communications Department of the Year. Kristie serves on the board of directors of Bernie’s Book Bank.

Kristie holds a bachelor’s degree in Communications from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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Sachin Rajpal
Chief Data Officer

Sachin Rajpal is the Chief Data Officer for CoreLogic, responsible for collecting, curating, managing and enriching real estate property data. Sachin leads CoreLogic’s big data initiative, Smart Data Platform, which leverages Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning techniques to connect & improve various property data assets. Sachin joined CoreLogic in 2018 as general manager in the CoreLogic Valuations Platforms division, responsible for organic growth, product innovation and implementation.

Prior to CoreLogic, Sachin worked for Dun & Bradstreet, where he served in various key roles for their flagship risk management platform, spanning innovation, strategy, product development, product marketing and sales enablement. He was also a former director at PwC, where he specialized in information security & compliance.

Sachin received his MBA in Finance from New York University and a BS degree in Computer Science & Technology from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee.

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Frank E. Nothaft
Chief Economist

Dr. Frank Nothaft is chief economist for CoreLogic, and leads the economics team responsible for analysis, commentary and forecasting in global real estate, insurance and mortgage markets.

Before joining CoreLogic, Dr. Nothaft served in a variety of leadership positions at Freddie Mac. Prior to Freddie Mac, Dr. Nothaft was an economist with the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System in the mortgage and consumer finance section and served as assistant to Governor Henry C. Wallich.

Dr. Nothaft has served as president of the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, Board member of the National Association for Business Economics and the Financial Management Association, Advisory Board member of the Real Estate Research Institute, and Editorial Board member of the Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics.

Dr. Nothaft graduated from New York University with a B.A. in mathematics and computer science and holds a Ph.D. in economics from Columbia University.

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