CarterBaldwin Executive Search and Cardlytics are pleased to announce the placement of Dustin Renn as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development. In this new role, which was created to support Cardlytics’ rapid growth, Renn will develop and lead corporate M&A strategy.
“As speed to market and scale become critical components of our overarching strategy, inorganic growth is naturally part of that equation,” said David Evans, Cardlytics’ Chief Financial Officer. “Dustin brings substantial strategy and deal expertise, including 15 years of experience across investment banking, private equity, and corporate development, which will be instrumental as we evaluate options to accelerate our growth.”
Prior to joining Cardlytics, Renn was a principal at Greater Sum Ventures where he ran acquisitions for the early stage private equity firm. Previously, Renn led corporate development and M&A efforts for Equifax and Global Payments where he led teams in M&A execution and strategic corporate development. Renn also held positions at Goldman Sachs, Booz Allen Hamilton, and Capital One. He holds a Bachelor of Science in economics from Vanderbilt University and a Master of Business Administration from The University of Virginia.
Cardlytics (NASDAQ: CDLX) uses purchase intelligence to make marketing more relevant and measurable. We partner with financial institutions to run their banking rewards programs that promote customer loyalty and deepen banking relationships. In turn, we have a secure view into where and when consumers are spending their money. We use these insights to help marketers identify, reach and influence likely buyers at scale, as well as measure the true sales impact of marketing campaigns. Headquartered in Atlanta, Cardlytics has offices in London, New York, San Francisco, and Visakhapatnam. Learn more at www.cardlytics.com.