As the most prestigious event of its kind, the awards offer unrivalled branding and sponsorship opportunities, including months of profile through advertising and editorial coverage in Credit Management as well as through our vast network of websites and, of course, at the glittering ceremony itself.

Request more information for the 2017 event

To find out more about the exceptional range of sponsorship opportunities available at the CICM British Credit Awards please contact Andrew O'Kelly to request a copy of our full sponsorship information pack.

Andrew O'Kelly - Business Development Manager
T: 020 7316 9867
E: andrew.okelly@incisivemedia.com

2017 Sponsors

American Express is working in partnership with the CICM and is a globally recognised provider of payment solutions to businesses. Specialising in providing flexible collection capabilities to drive a number of company objectives including:

  • Accelerate cashflow
  • Improve DSO
  • Offer extended terms to customers
  • Provide an additional line of bank independent credit to drive growth
  • Reduce risk
  • Create competitive advantage with your customers


As experts in the field of payments and with a global reach, American Express is working with credit managers to drive growth within businesses of all sectors. By creating an additional lever to help support supplier/client relationships American Express is proud to be an innovator in the business payments space.

To learn more visit business.americanexpress.com

Bureau van Dijk is the leading provider of company information.

We have information on 180 million companies globally and are regarded as having the best company information for credit risk analysis. Because our coverage is comprehensive, and combines data from 140 different sources, our customers experience ‘fewer gaps' compared to many other services. Our company information is standardised for international comparisons, comes with transparent credit risk scores and projected financial data and helps credit managers work more efficiently and make better quality decisions. Using our solutions credit managers can achieve credit risk best practice as we help standardise both data and workflow and increase automation around low risk companies, so time is liberated to spend on more complex credit analyses.


Company Watch provides in-depth analysis of the financial health of companies worldwide using its H-Score® methodology.

Since its launch, the H-Score® has enabled our customers to quickly and easily determine the financial health of a company. It has also predicted the vast majority of company failures in advance.

Our Flexible Analytics module allows you to score and analyse 3rd party data (either collected directly from your customers or acquired from other sources), giving an instantly updated picture of the current financial health of your customers.

Company Watch helps organisations to identify profitable business and reduce financial risk, which is why we are used by credit departments in major international corporations throughout the world.

Company Watch Credit Limits are recognised by Trade Credit insurers and can be used in conjunction with your Credit Insurance Policy.
For more information, contact Company Watch: +44(0)20 7043 3300, info@companywatch.net


We help law firms, in-house debt recovery and legal teams, to enforce judgment awards made in their favour in the Civil Court process.
Our experienced team has an impeccable record of achievement for innovation and compliance. Setting us apart in the industry our unique award winning Field Agent App helps to provide information in real time and transparency, empowering our clients when they work with us.
We provide a fast and free administration service in transferring up unresolved CCJs to the High Court for Enforcement. Exceptional recovery rates, tailored solutions and individual client attention has established us as the UK's fastest growing High Court Enforcement company.

CWC is a specialist recruitment consultancy dedicated exclusively to recruiting credit professionals at all levels. We have over 35 years of credit control and credit management recruitment experience, we are true experts within our field, and have built up an unrivalled network of contacts and established relationships within the industry. We have a proven track record of working with clients from SMEs to large corporates, across all industries. Our wealth of experience includes providing tailored recruitment solutions, ranging from individual vacancies through to the successful recruitment of entire credit control departments. We are passionate about the credit management industry, and take pride in delivering a first class, personal and consultative service to both candidates and clients.

Equinox Global is a specialist trade credit insurer that offers its clients improved certainty of cover, increased transparency, the maximum extent of cover possible and a personalised service. Equinox is owned by management and by Beazley Group and has access to the key markets throughout its offices in the UK, France, Germany, the Netherlands and the US.

Companies rely on Graydon to enable them to make accurate, realistic assessments about credit risk. That's because we use the most current information available and funnel it into real time, sector-specific, credit risk data. We provide credit reports on both companies and individuals, from quick snapshots, through to highly detailed risk assessments and we do it both UK wide and internationally.
Graydon is owned by Atradius, Coface and Euler Hermes, Europe's leading credit insurance organisations. We offer a comprehensive network of offices and partners worldwide ensuring a seamless service.
Contact Graydon for the latest company information that will enhance your data strategy and enable better decision making.

Hays Credit Management is an award winning division of Hays that specialises in placing experts into credit control and credit management jobs. As exclusive premium corporate partners and sole providers of a dedicated recruitment and career development service for the CICM, we can provide invaluable careers advice and guidance to both candidates and clients. Our candidate registration process is also unrivalled, and includes a credit control skills test developed exclusively for Hays by the CICM. If you are looking to further your career, want to strengthen your team, or would like an overview of the market, it pays to speak to the market leaders. For more information please contact hayscicm@hays.com or visit www.hays.co.uk/creditcontrol

High Court Enforcement Group is the largest independently and privately owned Enforcement Company in England and Wales and is recognised for its unparalleled professional integrity, ethical approach and our ability to deliver effective, proactive judgment and eviction enforcement solutions for businesses, organisations and individuals throughout England and Wales.


• Judgment Enforcement
• Orders for Possession
• Residential Rent Arrears enforcement and Evictions
• Orders for Delivery
• Employment Tribunal and ACAS Awards enforcement, Foreign Judgment enforcement
• Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery (CRAR)
• Commercial Forfeiture
• Common Law Evictions
• Process Serving

Contact our client services team on: 08450 999 666 or visit our website at www.hcegroup.co.uk


Marston Holdings (Marston) is the UK's largest judicial services Group. We work on behalf of taxpayers, businesses and individuals through ethical and integrated court order compliance. We are the largest provider of enforcement services to users of the High Court.

We receive over 1.4m court orders per year, and recover over £300 million on behalf of taxpayers and individuals.

Our performance, governance culture and ethical approach ensures confidence with our clients and transparent communication with customers.


Winner in 2013 & 2015, Nexus CIFS is the only company to have been shortlisted for the Credit Insurer of the Year Award four times and is proud to be shortlisted in the new category of Credit Insurance Specialist of the Year.

Formed in 2000, Nexus CIFS has forged a market-leading reputation for product innovation and collaborative business relationships, as well as offering policyholders direct access to decision-making underwriters.

During 2016 Nexus CIFS has expanded its offering to include additional insurance for political risks and to also offer surety cover for various types of bonds.


Paladin Commercial has over 18 years of experience in Credit Management Solutions.
We specialise in UK and International collections. To date we have collected well over £350m worth of customers' overdue receivables and have successfully dealt with more than 150,000 accounts.
Our fully trained team are native to the country where collection is required, and cover all international time zones.
In-house tracing, international and UK Litigation, Outsourced/White Label Collections - ‘we call as you' and Debt Reduction projects are all part of our services.
Paladin can offer transparency and confidence that we are handling your accounts in the correct manner.

Portfolio Credit Control solely specialises in the recruitment of permanent, temporary and contract Credit Control, Accounts Receivable and Collections staff. Part of an award winning recruiter we speak to and meet credit controllers all day everyday understanding their skills and backgrounds to provide you with tried and tested credit control professionals. We have achieved enormous growth because we offer a uniquely specialist approach to our clients, with a commitment to service delivery that exceeds your expectations every time.

Rimilia excels in the design, development and implementation of Intelligent Finance Solutions that drive value from existing manually intensive finance processes associated with accounts receivable, cash allocation, credit management, bank reconciliation and cash forecasting. Based in the heart of the UK, their operations extend to Europe, USA and Asia. Experienced in the field of technology and accounting, Rimilia approach to business revolves around integrity and enabling organisations to unlock their full potential though innovation. Rimilia is proud to be a leading innovative supplier of finance the make a positive change to the blue chip client it supplies.

Founded in 2000, Tinubu Square is a software vendor, leading expert in trade credit risk management. Tinubu Square enables organizations across the world to significantly reduce their exposure to risk, and their financial, operational and technical costs with best-in-class technology solutions and services. Tinubu Square provides IT solutions and services to different businesses including credit insurers, receivables financing organizations, and multinational corporations.

For more information: www.tinubu.com