Fiserv, Inc., a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions,announced the appointment of Alison Davis to its Board of Directors. Ms. Davis is a managing partner of Fifth Era, a firm that invests in and incubates early stage technology-enabled companies.
Prior to Fifth Era, Ms. Davis was the managing partner of Belvedere Capital Partners, Inc., a private equity firm serving the financial services sector. She held the position of chief financial officer of Barclays Global Investors, an institutional asset manager that is now part of BlackRock, Inc., and also served as a senior partner at A.T. Kearney, Inc. and a consultant for McKinsey & Company.
Ms. Davis currently serves on the board of directors of Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc., Diamond Foods, Inc., and Unisys Corporation. She has previously served as a director of, among other companies, First Data Corporation, City National Bank and Xoom Corporation.
“Alison’s broad understanding of both technology and the global financial services industry complements our board very well,” said Daniel P. Kearney, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Fiserv.