Don McGuffey

Don McGuffey is a Managing Principal at New Kent Consulting. At the firm, Don leads our Data Acquisition practice area and also supports our Operations consulting services. Don excels at digging into and understanding the contractual requirements and operational nuances necessary to succeed in highly regulated businesses, and then developing and deploying cost efficient human and technological solutions.

Don is a retired Senior Vice President and General Manager at ChoicePoint Inc. (CPS), a NYSE data and technology company acquired by Reed Elsevier in late 2008 for more than $4B. In this capacity, Don headed up the Public Records Group and records management/records acquisition operations. Prior to this assignment, Don was ChoicePoint’s first Data Czar with responsibility for the company’s data strategy and the several hundred million dollars of data the company acquired each year.

Earlier in his career, Don ran Equifax’s (and then ChoicePoint’s) Insurance, Benefits & Risk Management functions where he oversaw all facets of compensation, benefits, insurance strategy and operations, including the related audit and compliance functions for these large 15,000+ employee population organizations.

Don is a graduate of the University of Georgia (BS – Risk Management). He and his wife Claire live in Atlanta and have one adult daughter.