Cabot Credit Management Appoints a new Group IT Director
Cabot Credit Management (CCM), a leading acquirer and manager of consumer debt, has appointed David Churchill as its Group IT Director, with immediate effect.
Churchill has held an interim role at CCM since June 2013 and retains responsibility for an IT estate incorporating multiple sites within the UK and Ireland, with hundreds of terabytes of data covering several million customers. During his time with the organisation he has already overseen several large strategic projects including a major overhaul of a multi-million pound analytics platform designed to provide deep customer insight.
In his new role Churchill will lead implementation of CCM's technology and digital roadmap, including continued investment in the IT infrastructure and decisioning platforms which will continue to support CCM's growth. He will also have responsibility for IT security and compliance, rationalisation of the IT estate and IT Strategy.
Churchill had most recently worked at Equifax where he held a number of senior roles including Europe CIO and IT Strategy and Architecture Director. On his new role Churchill said: "I am looking forward to building on CCMs technology pedigree, ensuring the organisation has the right information available to drive fair customer outcomes."
Churchill will report to Ken Stannard, CEO, who said of the appointment: "We are delighted that David Churchill has agreed to be our Group IT Director and part of our executive team. He brings with him a wealth of experience and a proven track record of delivering innovative and scalable solutions."
About Cabot Credit Management
Cabot Credit Management is a market leading acquirer and manager of consumer debt. Divided into four specialist businesses, Cabot Financial, Cabot Financial Ireland, Apex Credit Management and Marlin Financial Group, it covers debt purchase, contingency collections, and customer tracing.
The combined Cabot Credit Management group has purchased assets of £11.2 billion, manages over £1 billion of assets on behalf of clients, collects over £25m per month on portfolios it owns and on behalf of clients, and has a 15 year unbroken track record of steady growth.
The combined Cabot Credit Management group employs approximately 1000 people with offices in Kings Hill, Stratford-upon-Avon, Dublin, Worthing and London. The company prides itself on its ethical values and high standards. It has an impressive list of accolades including achieving Investors in People Gold and Champion awards and attaining a place in the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies To Work For - 2013 and Marlin being ranked in 30th in the Sunday Times Profit Track 100 - 2013, the only debt purchaser to be named. In addition Cabot Financial has a Quality Management System ISO 9001 since 2008.
The controlling shareholder of Cabot Credit Management is Encore Capital Group, an international speciality finance company providing debt recovery solutions for consumers and property owners across a broad range of assets.