Paul Ballew currently serves as Dun & Bradstreet's Chief Data, Insight & Analytics Officer. Paul brings extensive experience in Data, Product, Marketing, Innovation and Analytics to D&B. Mr. Ballew is responsible for creating an innovative strategy for D&B's data acquisition, maintenance and analytics across the globe. Paul also leverages his understanding of the market and macro-economic conditions to develop a robust, executable global data strategy. Prior to joining D&B, Paul served as Nationwide's Senior Vice President and Chief Economist. Mr. Ballew was responsible for the company's macro consumer analytics, economic forecasting and analysis, and industry forecasts in support of business planning and strategy. Prior to joining Nationwide, Paul served as General Motors Corporation's Executive Director for Global Market and Industry Analysis. Mr. Ballew was a Partner for J.D. Power and Associates from 1995-1999. Mr. Ballew was a Research Officer and Senior Economist with the Federal Reserve from 1988-1995.