About

About ESC

ESC Corporate Services Ltd. (“ESC”) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Information Services Corporation (“ISC ”), a TSX-listed company, and as such, is supported by a well-funded and experienced provider of registry and information management services for public record data. ESC is part of ISC’s services business segment.

ESC has been on a significant growth journey since its inception in 2009. Through strategic acquisitions and continued investment in people and technology, ESC has become a leading service provider in the KYC, registry services and collateral management space.

Today, ESC continues to invest in technology, with a focus on performance management, risk mitigation and improved service delivery.

Our Journey

2015
ISC Acquires ESC Corporate services Ltd.
Expanding our service portfolio in Ontario and Quebec.
2015
2017
ESC ACQUIRES AVS SYSTEMS INC.
Providing automation software technology services to serve lending, leasing, and credit issuing businesses and institutions in Canada.
2017
2019
ESC ACQUIRES SECUREFACT Transaction services Inc.
Enhancing our portfolio of KYC services and solutions, integrating consumer and commercial ID verification capabilities.
2019
2020
ESC ACQUIRES PARAGON INC.
Expanding our service offering to include Recovery Solutions, for a comprehensive solution set that covers registration to recovery, and everything in between.
2020
2022
ESC ACQUIRES UPLEVEL
This acquisition expands ESC’s leading role in the PPSA market and augments its credit life-cycle product suite by adding early and late-stage collections.
2022

Our Vision & Mission

ESC is dedicated to developing new products that ignite the customer experience when it comes to interacting with public record data.

Our vision: to grow ESC through strategic partnerships and strong thought leadership to deliver an improved, comprehensive and responsive customer experience.

ESC succeeds by listening to our customers and creating solutions to address the challenges they face. We’re here to help our customers meet their business goals, with comprehensive, innovative solutions at every stage of the lending lifecycle. How can we help you?

Our Leadership Team

Clare Colledge

President

Clare Colledge was appointed President of ESC Corporate Services in 2018.  As President of ESC, Clare is a transformational leader, focused on innovation aligned to the needs of the market and our customers. She brings nearly 30 years of experience within the financial/legal services industry through her previous roles at D+H, Equifax, FCT and GE.  Her entrepreneurial spirit and strategic direction have delivered substantial revenue growth and profitability for ESC over the last several years.  Clare is an advocate for positive and progressive change with her devotion to excellence in service delivery, technology, and the development of her people.  The team at ESC recognizes customers have a choice, and they work hard to earn and retain their business every day.

Jason Chimney

VP Technology

As the Vice President of Technology at ESC, Jason brings years of experience in applying technology and analytics to develop industry-leading solutions and process improvements helping service providers in the FI, Auto and legal industries. Prior to joining ESC, Jason was the co-founder and Chief Software Architect of AVS Systems. Jason was also the co-founder of Connexus Communications, a revolutionary internet service provider and pioneer of early e-commerce transactions with multipoint single sign-on. In his current role at ESC, Jason is responsible for leading our technology and innovation team helping to keep ESC ahead of the technology curve.

Vivianne Hartyoon

VP Product & Solutions

As the Vice President of Product & Solutions at ESC, Vivianne brings over 20 years of experience in operations, product development and project management, with expert understanding within various aspects of the financial industry. Over the span of her career, Vivianne has played a key role in managing the delivery of products and solutions in the Credit, KYC/AML and Collateral Management Services space at Equifax (15 years) and now at ESC. In her current role at ESC, Vivianne oversees a team of highly skilled product and solution managers who help to drive a strong roadmap aligning with customer needs and desires.

Philippe Carriere

Finance Director 

As the Finance Director at ESC, Philippe brings over 18 years of experience in multiple finance and leadership roles. His extensive leadership experience is augmented by a CPA, CA and a BACS, Accounting & Finance from the University of Western Ontario. In his role at ESC, Philippe is responsible for leading the finance function, implementing strict internal controls, and creating the annual budget in collaboration with various departments and our parent company ISC.

Jennifer Watton

VP Marketing & Strategic Partnerships 

As the Vice President of Marketing & Strategic Partnerships at ESC, Jennifer brings over 22 years of experience in various marketing, business development, and consulting roles within the Financial Services, IT, and Telecom industries. Jennifer’s global tech sector experience provides a unique perspective. She’s played a key role in delivering solutions in KYC/AML, collateral management, and identity protection at Equifax, D+H, and now ESC. In her current role, Jennifer leads our marketing and brand efforts, and oversees ESC’s strategic partnerships.

Sermina Rizvic

VP Business Development

As Vice President of Business Development at ESC, Sermina brings to ESC over 22 years of legal experience in secured lending, operations, and project management. Before joining ESC, Sermina spent 8 years at General Electric/Wells Fargo as a key part of their in-house legal team and as Deal Closing Manager. She’s responsible for managing the ESC’s sales team, as well as the project management, and design of ESC’s new web platform Registry Complete. Her deep domain expertise in PPSA and legal documentation takes customer experience to new levels at ESC.

Mark Huttram​

VP Recovery Solutions

As the Vice President of Recovery Services at ESC, Mark brings to ESC over 20 years of experience in secured recovery services. Before joining ESC, Mark spent the last 20 years working in Senior Executive roles at industry-leading organizations such as Teranet, FCT, D +H and the original Asset Inc. In his current position he is responsible for leading the recovery services operation at ESC and looks forward to growing the business over the next couple of years.

Tracey Ivanyshyn

VP Client Experience

As the new Vice President of Client Experience at ESC, Tracey brings decades of experience leading the UPLevel Group of Companies, and is excited to be part of the next chapter as UPLevel and ESC become one.  People have always been the driving force for Tracey and building genuine connections with our clients over many years is where her passion and knowledge intersect.  A thorough understanding of leadership, finance, and customer experience come together to solve any client pain points, one conversation at a time.  Building teams of brand ambassadors in the contact center, understanding the client and employee journey and how these all intersect to create experiences that drive great business is Tracey’s area of expertise. 

Corrie Bouw

VP Operations

As Vice President of Operations at ESC, Corrie is responsible for the overall operations of our services division. She brings more than 27 years of experience to ESC. Her experience and leadership have been focused on developing and delivering technology-driven business services and solutions, providing outstanding client service, and driving profitable revenue growth. Corrie has an excellent track record for executing and delivering on promises; ability to deconstruct challenges and assist leaders with creating solutions.