Stephen Drees

Managing Principal, Industry Strategy Group

Acxiom Corporation

Stephen Drees is Managing Principal, Financial Services - Global Consulting at Acxiom. In this role Stephen advises clients on issues of strategy, media/channel optimization, customer loyalty and total customer experience.

Prior to joining Acxiom, Drees held roles as Managing Partner of The Allegiant Group, Inc., Managing Director of Harte-Hanks and President and CEO of Quantum Loyalty Systems. Stephen has also held executive marketing and product positions with leading retail banks and card issuers. His areas of expertise include affinity/co-brand marketing, customer loyalty, experience and engagement, new product/solution ideation and creation.

Stephen holds an M.S. in management and strategy from the University of Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of the Advanced Management College of the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.