As president at Walker, Bounsall is focused on the development and execution of strategies and operating plans designed to enhance Walker’s position as a global leader in customer intelligence. Bounsall also works with Walker’s client service teams to help meet the needs of Walker’s clients.
Bounsall first joined Walker in 1994 as chief financial officer after a 12-year career with public accounting firm, Ernst & Young, where he focused on entrepreneurial companies and corporate finance transactions, including public and private offerings. He also spent five years as the chief financial officer of BrightPoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:CELL, now a subsidiary of Ingram Micro), a global company providing distribution and logistics services to the wireless communications industry. He then joined Walker again as executive vice president in January 2004. Bounsall also served as an independent member of Walker Information’s board of directors from 1988 through 2003. Bounsall is very active with the Indiana Chapter of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America and Special Olympics Indiana. He currently serves as Treasurer and a member of the Finance and Audit and Executive Committees of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. He also serves on the board of directors of the Greater Indianapolis Progress Committee and on the board of directors of Tri-Gen, Inc., a privately-held company.