SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): 01/28/2013
First Data Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File Number: 001-11073
5565 Glenridge Connector, N.E.
Atlanta, Georgia 30342
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
On January 28, 2013, First Data Corporation (the "Company") announced the appointment of Edward A. Labry III, 49, as interim Chief Executive Officer of the Company effective January 28, 2013.
Mr. Labry has served as Executive Vice President since February 2006 and President, First Data - North America since January 2011. Mr. Labry was President, Retail and Alliance Services from February 2009 until January 2011 and President, First Data USA from September 2007 to February 2009. He served as the Company's President of Commercial Services from January 2006 to September 2007. From May 2005 to January 2006 he was President of the Company's Prepaid Services business and from February 2004 to May 2005 he was special assistant to the Company's Chairman. Mr. Labry joined Concord EFS, Inc., in 1985 and served as President at the time the Company acquired Concord EFS, Inc. He is a board member of Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Hutchison School and Cumberland University.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
(d) The following is a list of the Exhibits filed or furnished with this report.
Number Description of Exhibit
99.1 Press Release issued by First Data Corporation on January 28, 2013.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.