Neustar Appoints Brian J. Kober as Chief Strategy Officer

Brian J. Kober

Brian J. Kober

August 20, 2018 – STERLING, Va.Neustar, Inc., a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services, today announced the appointment of Brian J. Kober [pictured] as Senior Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer. He will work closely with Neustar’s leaders to drive the development and implementation of strategic choices to accelerate and maximize long-term growth. Kober will report to Charles Gottdiener, Neustar President and Chief Executive Officer.

Kober comes equipped with a 30-year track record of formulating and implementing successful growth strategies, scaling capabilities and delivering exponential growth. Previously, he was the Chief Enterprise Transformation Officer of Komatsu America, a $5 billion subsidiary of the Japanese construction and mining equipment manufacturer. During his tenure he spearheaded global initiatives to optimize processes, enhance operations, orchestrate next generation growth in sales and services enabled by digital transformation and architected a strategic partnership with a leading Fortune 100 software company.

“Brian is a world-class strategist,” said Gottdiener. “His know-how and track record to deliver transformative results and drive the fundamental processes critical to market success will serve us well in this exciting phase of Neustar’s growth as a global Information Services (IS) business. We are fortunate to have Brian join our leadership team.”

“My entire career has focused on helping companies navigate the right path to realize maximum growth and scale,” said Kober. “I am thrilled at this opportunity to be a member of the Neustar team.” More...