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Cape Town, Western Province, South Africa, 2009/02/03 - PIC Solutions, the leading credit risk solutions consultancy in the EMEA region has recruited an additional relationship sales professional to service the West Africa region.
Neil Graer, formerly of ATM Solutions, joins PIC Solutions on 1 February as Business Development Manager and will be responsible for supporting and expanding our existing client base in the West Africa region.
Neil’s career spans over thirty years and includes extensive experience in data-based business intelligence solutions, retail and short-term consumer credit, banking and associated technology, and, in recent years, electronic payment and transaction processing solutions. Neil’s international business development experience and extensive knowledge of African and emerging markets has led to his management of projects in Botswana, Mauritius, Namibia and Zambia. He has also consulted on projects in Australia, Malaysia and Indonesia and successfully developed new market opportunities in Pakistan, Central and Eastern Europe. Neil has studied commerce, credit management, marketing and law and has held various senior sales, marketing and operations management positions.
Neil Graer, Business Development Manager, comments, “I look forward to working at PIC Solutions and with their client base in West Africa. I’ve spent a lot of time in many African countries, in a number of different fields and feel that this experience is crucial to providing the best credit and risk solutions to our current and future clients.”
Stephen J. Leonard, CEO: PIC Solutions International, adds, “The fast emerging West Africa market has created a number of opportunities for PIC Solutions to grow not only our own business, but also offer services which will greatly improve our clients’ business. Neil joins our team in February and will be reporting to Ian Read, Executive Vice President of our International division. I am confident that Neil will help us enhance our competitive edge, provide better services to our clients and maintain our industry leadership as the largest specialist credit risk solutions consultancy in the entire EMEA region.”
About PIC Solutions
PIC Solutions (PICSolutions.com) is the leading specialist credit risk solutions company in the EMEA region. With offices in Abu Dhabi, Cape Town, Dubai, Johannesburg, Manama and Nairobi, we deliver integrated analytics, consulting and software solutions to over 150 companies in 30+ countries. We work worldwide with organisations to raise their performance, drive their strategies and enhance their profitability.
Ian Read, General Manager
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