IRVINE, Calif., December 3, 2014 — CoreLogic® (NYSE: CLGX), a leading global property information, analytics and data-enabled services provider, today announced that Lindene Patton has joined the company as Global Head of Hazard Product Development for its Insurance and Spatial Solutions business. In this role, Patton will lead development and research analytics for natural hazard and climate risk products and solutions.
As a 27-year industry veteran, Patton brings to CoreLogic a broad range of experience in insurance and risk management, global climate research and analysis, environmental science and legal affairs. In 2013, she co-authored Climate Change and Insurance, published by the American Bar Association.
“Lindene brings a broad wealth of experience in the practice of insurance risk management, especially global research and analytics on the impact of climate and natural hazard risk exposure on underwriting policy and procedure. We’re delighted to welcome her to our team and look forward to her enhancements to the solutions and thought leadership we deliver to the industry,” said Jay Kingsley, senior vice president, Insurance and Spatial Solutions.
Prior to joining CoreLogic, Patton was Chief Climate Change Product Officer for Zurich Insurance Group, for which she also previously served in roles as divisional head of risk management and legal counsel. She currently serves on numerous government and non-governmental advisory boards, including the National Academy of Science Committee on Risk-Based Methods for Insurance Premiums of Negatively-Elevated Structures in the National Flood Insurance Program. Patton also serves on the Board of Advisors for the National Institute of Building Sciences Council on Finance, Insurance and Real Estate (CFIRE). She is an advisory board member for the University of California at Santa Barbara’s Bren School of Environmental Science and Management, and has been a member of the Executive Secretariat of the third U.S. National Climate Assessment Development and Advisory Committee. Additionally, Patton has served as a member of several World Economic Forum (WEF) Global Advisory Councils related to Risk, Sustainability and Competitiveness, as well as the vice-chair of the Climate Change and Tort Liability Sub-Committee of the Geneva Association.
Patton is an attorney licensed in California and the District of Columbia and an American Board of Industrial Hygiene-Certified Industrial Hygienist. She holds a bachelor of science degree in biochemistry from the University of California, Davis; a master of public health from the University of California, Berkeley; and a juris doctor from Santa Clara University School of Law.
CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX) is a leading global property information, analytics and data-enabled services provider. The company’s combined data from public, contributory and proprietary sources includes over 3.5 billion records spanning more than 40 years, providing detailed coverage of property, mortgages and other encumbrances, consumer credit, tenancy, location, hazard risk and related performance information. The markets CoreLogic serves include real estate and mortgage finance, insurance, capital markets, and the public sector. CoreLogic delivers value to clients through unique data, analytics, workflow technology, advisory and managed services. Clients rely on CoreLogic to help identify and manage growth opportunities, improve performance and mitigate risk. Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., CoreLogic operates in North America, Western Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.corelogic.com.