Equifax UK hires new Managing Director for Debt Services business
Equifax UK has today announced the appointment of Phil McGilvray as the new Managing Director for its Debt Services business, which incorporates TDX Group and Indesser.
A highly experienced commercial leader with a career of more than 20 years in financial services, Phil will manage the growth and ongoing development of the Equifax debt services businesses in the UK and Spain, including data recovery specialist, TDX Group, and public sector joint venture, Indesser.
Phil will report to Patricio Remón, President for Europe at Equifax and joins the business from Cabot Financial where he was Chief Operating Officer. Prior to this, he spent nearly 20 years in commercial roles at American Express; including UK Chief Financial Officer and General Manager of UK Co-Brands and International Currency Cards, where he led teams of up to 500 people across EMEA, the US and Asia.
Patricio Remón, President for Europe at Equifax, said: “Phil is a highly respected industry figure, with over two decades of experience leading international teams in financial services. We’ve no doubt his knowledge and extensive expertise will make a hugely positive impact as we further build out our debt management services.”
Phil McGilvray, Managing Director for Debt Services at Equifax, said: “I’m excited to join Equifax at such a pivotal time for private and public sector recoveries management. I look forward to working with the Equifax, TDX Group and Indesser teams to further develop the strong, client-centric approach already running at the heart of debt services, whilst also untapping new potential and fostering further growth for the businesses.”
At Equifax (NYSE: EFX), we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics, and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping financial institutions, companies, employees, and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. Our unique blend of differentiated data, analytics, and cloud technology drives insights to power decisions to move people forward. Headquartered in Atlanta and supported by more than 11,000 employees worldwide, Equifax operates or has investments in 24 countries in North America, Central and South America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific region.
Equifax Ltd is one of the Equifax group companies based in the UK. Equifax Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. For more information, visit Equifax.co.uk and follow the company’s news on LinkedIn.
ABOUT TDX GROUP:
TDX Group, an Equifax company, provides businesses with technology, data and advisory services to improve debt liquidation and the fair treatment of consumers in financial arrears. TDX Group works at the centre of the industry with specialist debt businesses and with creditors across financial services, retail, energy, water, telco and media sectors, plus local and central government; providing solutions which support them in managing collections, recoveries, debt sale and insolvency. To find out more about TDX Group please visit: www.tdxgroup.com. TDX Group is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
Indesser was established in 2015 as a joint venture between the Cabinet Office and TDX Group, a subsidiary of Equifax Ltd to offer a fair, effective and responsible way of recovering money owed to the public sector. Indesser offers a full range of end-to-end debt management services based on data, technology and analytics, providing services to multiple central and local government bodies. For more information, please visit Indesser.com.