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Graydon UK becomes the CICM’s latest Corporate Partner

18 May 2016

Graydon UK, the business information provider, has become the latest firm to sign a Corporate Partnership agreement with the Chartered Institute of Credit Management (CICM), promoting its services to the CICM’s 8,000 members.

Graydon generates business intelligence solutions from its database of more than 100 million entities in over 190 countries. It was recently named 2016’s Credit Information Provider of the Year at the CICM’s British Credit Awards.

Colin Sanders, Graydon’s Head of UK Operations, says the information it provides enables better informed decisions: “We have joined a thriving, focused and enthusiastic community with a common interest in effective credit management,” he says.

“The partnership puts us in touch with important individuals within the industry, and we believe these contacts will lead us to continue improving our business and products, delivering a digest of economic and commercial insights, from worldwide markets, that allows business to better understand and manage risk.”

The CICM’s Chief Executive, Philip King says that Graydon’s reputation in the industry is well known: “We are delighted to partner with Graydon, and I believe our members will be keen to learn more about how Graydon’s services can help them explore new markets and customers.”

For more information about Graydon, please contact Gerd De Smyter, Communications Expert, on or call +31 20 567 9971.

For more information about the CICM’s Corporate Partnership scheme, interested companies can contact Peter Collinson, CICM’s Director of Business Development and Marketing on or call +44 (0)1780 727273.



Notes to the editor:

Entering into corporate partnership with the CICM gives organisations a unique opportunity to demonstrate their commitment to professionalism and best practice in the Credit industry. It also opens them up to building better and more secure relationships with the CICM’s 8,000 credit professionals by hosting seminars, speaking at events and providing their business services. There are currently 15 corporate partners, with several multi-national corporations, in fields including recruiting, law, corporate and financial solutions, and credit and debt collection.


For further press information, please contact:

Sean Feast, Alex Simmons, or Tom Berger Gravity Public Relations

0207 330 8810, email


About CICM:

The Chartered Institute of Credit Management (CICM) is Europe’s largest credit management organisation, and the second largest globally. The Institute was granted its Royal Charter on 1 January 2015. The trusted leader in expertise for all credit matters, it represents the profession across trade, consumer and export credit, and all credit-related services. Formed over 75 years ago, it is the only such organisation accredited by Ofqual and it offers a comprehensive range of services and bespoke solutions for the credit professional as well as services and advice for the wider business community, including the acclaimed CICM/BIS Managing Cashflow Guides (

Linkedin: CICM Credit Community