Callcredit Information Group strengthens management team

Two new appointments build on business success of 2009.

After a successful year of continued organic growth credit and marketing services company Callcredit Information Group has appointed two new recruits to its senior management team.

Chris Savage, Corporate Development Director, joins from debt collection agency Intrum Justitia after previously spending over 20 years at Experian heading up the Marketing Services Division. Chris will be responsible for driving acquisitions and new business development opportunities across the Group.

David Swift has been appointed Group Marketing Director, joining from Kessler Business Solutions. David has previously held marketing roles across a number of large companies including Hitachi, MBNA, Bank of Scotland Group and Volvo. David is tasked with bringing together the marketing across the two Group divisions, Marketing Solutions and Credit Solutions, and is looking forward to the challenge.

John McAndrew, Chief Executive, Callcredit Information Group, says: "Despite difficult market conditions 2009 has continued to be a successful year for Callcredit Information Group with increased market share and organic growth levels exceeding expectations. Chris and David bring a wealth of experience and panache to the Group and we look forward to working with them to take the Group forward into 2010 and beyond."


About CIG

• Callcredit Information Group (CIG) brings together experts across the fields of credit referencing, marketing services, interactive solutions and consultative analytics to enable our client base of businesses and consumers to make informed decisions using our innovative products and services.
Find out more at www.callcreditgroup.com

• The group is made up of two complementary divisions:
1. Credit Solutions, encompassing Callcredit, Legatio and DecisionMetrics - specialists in credit risk, ID verification services and tracing tools.
2. Marketing Solutions, providing specialist knowledge in customer analytics, consumer targeting, database building and hosting, marketing communications, business modelling and market analysis through three market leaders in their own fields: EuroDirect, Broadsystem and GMAP Consulting