Alterman has been with GDS Link for ten years. Until recently Alterman managed the sales and marketing teams. His focus now is on strategic partnerships and acquisitions. He has more than 37 years devoted to credit risk management in consumer lending. Before joining GDS, Alterman was senior vice president of product management and new business development for Corelogic-Teletrack. Prior to Teletrack he held the position of Director of RSA banking and CRM solutions for Computer Sciences Corp. (CSC), where he administered the account management for three of the largest banks in the Republic of South Africa. His role included overseeing the development of an event-based consumer management platform for South Africa’s largest financial institution. Alterman’s background also includes hands on risk management experience at American Express Centurion Bank, the credit card division at First National Bank of Boston and Citicorp Retail Services Inc.