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Experian Joins Truthset Data Collective to Validate Consumer & Identity Data

The collaborative group consists of more than 20 leading data providers that are utilizing the Truthset platform to verify accuracy, quality and reliability of consumer marketing & Identity data

Truthset, the leading data validation-as-a-service offering, announced today that Experian, a leading global information services company, has joined the Data Collective.

By joining the Data Collective, Experian can evaluate its marketing data against industry benchmarks, enhance the accuracy of its marketing data assets, and provide its clients with validated data insights to optimize data-driven marketing campaigns against business outcomes.

In December 2022, Truthset launched its Data Collective with 20 partner companies in order to provide an agnostic, independent platform for companies to share and benchmark the accuracy of their marketing data. As data-driven marketing has become crucial for brands to reach consumers, the Data Collective is a multi-sourced arbiter to standardize demographic accuracy for audience targeting.

“Experian already has a reputation for delivering trusted marketing data and insights, and by joining the Data Collective, they only reaffirm their commitment to quality,” said Scott McKinley, CEO of Truthset. “We are thrilled to welcome them to the Data Collective and to work together to advance the marketing industry’s standards for data accuracy.”

“At Experian, we are dedicated to helping our clients make better marketing decisions through highly accurate data,” said Aimee Irwin, SVP Strategy for Marketing Services, Experian. “Joining Truthset’s Data Collective is a natural fit, as we share their commitment to data accuracy and transparency. We look forward to working with Truthset and our fellow Data Collective members to drive industry-wide improvements in data quality.”

In addition to the Data Collective, Truthset works with a variety of stakeholders across the ecosystem including networks, brands and platforms, powering data validation, audience building and measurement. Truthset also works with trade organizations such as Coalition for Innovative Media Measurement (CIMM), Association of National Advertisers’ Alliance for Inclusive and Multicultural Marketing (AIMM) and the Advertising Research Foundation (ARF).

About Truthset: Truthset is a data intelligence company focused exclusively on validating the accuracy of consumer data. The company helps brands build trust in data, and improve the performance of any data-driven decision. Truthset compiles a likelihood of truth for any individual record that can be used to validate the accuracy of data and power more accurate consumer interactions. Truthset was founded in 2019 by industry veterans from Nielsen, Salesforce, LiveRamp, and Procter & Gamble, and is currently headquartered in San Francisco.