Callcredit collects award for business growth

Callcredit named Private Equity-Backed Management Team of the Year

Callcredit Information Group has won an award for its vision, development and growth following the management buyout backed by private equity group Vitruvian Partners.

The Private Equity-Backed Management Team of the Year (North East region) award was presented at the BVCA Portfolio Company Awards on 30th June. The award recognises the management team's outstanding contribution to the growth of a private-equity-backed company, demonstrating strategic vision and overall development of the business.

John McAndrew, Chief Executive of Callcredit commented:

"We're delighted to have been presented with this award, which recognises the success and growth of Callcredit over the past few years. With the support of Vitruvian Partners, we have delivered both organic growth as well as acquiring complementary and successful businesses to enhance our offering. This award is a reflection of the hard work that has been invested by the entire team here at Callcredit and the support of Vitruvian."

Callcredit Information Group announced a 48% increase in profits for 2010 and 14% increase in revenue.