Mr. Edward J. Heffernan is a President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Alliance Data Systems Corp. and a Chairman at Children's Health System of Texas.
He is on the Board of Directors at Alliance Data Systems Corp. and Childrens Medical Center. Mr. Heffernan was previously employed as a Vice President-Mergers & Acquisitions by First Data Corp., a Vice President-Mergers & Acquisitions by Citicorp, Inc., and a Principal by Credit Suisse First Boston Corp.
He also served on the board at Valor Communications Group, Inc.
He received his undergraduate degree from Wesleyan University and an MBA from Columbia Business School.