Callcredit announces appointment of new Chief Financial Officer

Bob MunroCallcredit Information Group has today (21 April 2015) announced the appointment of Bob Munro as their new Chief Financial Officer. 

Bob Munro will take up his new role with immediate effect, and follows Liz Richards who after 15 years with Callcredit has taken the decision to build a non-executive portfolio career outside the business.

Bob joins Callcredit from Reed Elsevier, a leading provider of information and solutions for professionals. Bob brings almost 20 years of experience in senior financial and management roles from Reed Elsevier where he recently served as CFO of Elsevier Health Sciences, a global business generating over $ 1 billion in revenues annually. Bob is a Chartered Accountant and began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers where he spent nine years prior to joining Reed Elsevier.

Bob Munro said: “Callcredit has grown rapidly since it was first established over 10 years ago and I am thrilled to be joining the business as it continues to execute its growth strategy against a background of significant opportunities across rapidly evolving consumer credit and data analytics markets. It is a privilege to join the management team and I am looking forward to working with them to deliver the strategy and drive top line growth and value across the business.”

Mike Gordon, Chief Executive Callcredit Information Group commented: “I would like to take this opportunity to place on record my sincere thanks to Liz Richards for her wonderful service to Callcredit over the past 15 years. Liz has been with the business from the beginning and has seen the company grow significantly playing a major role in building the business into what it is today. Liz remains deeply passionate about the business and its people and I wish her continued success in the future.    

“I am delighted that Bob has decided to join Callcredit. Bob brings with him a wealth of experience gained whilst working for some of the most prestigious global organisations. Bob will be a welcomed addition to our executive management team as we look to ensure that as a business we are ideally placed to continue with our ambitious growth plans.”