EP Credit Management & Consultancy Ltd was incorporated in October 2010 by Edward Pacey, an acknowledged Credit specialist with over 35 years experience in three varying industry sectors with Rank Audio Visual (Film & Entertainment), B Elliot Plc (Engineering & Manufacturing) and latterly with Bell Microproducts Ltd (Information Technology) where he held the role if Director Credit Services EMEA.
In his early formative years during the late seventies and early eighties he was a prime mover in the creation of credit forums and raised the profile of credit management substantially in each of the subsequent positions , internally and externally and in the wider credit community. He has presented widely and frequently at various credit conferences hosted by specialist publications such as Credit Today and CCR World, the Finance and Discounters Association, various Insolvency Practitioners, Credit Forums and a host of industry related bodies. These have recently included Computer Reseller News, Channel Focus and the TCA (now merged with Comptia).
He is a regular contributor of articles to the organisations and publications mentioned above and additionally Microscope, IT Europa, Channel Business and on occasions the magazine of the Institute of Credit Management.
His views and opinions on credit and finance issues along with legislative changes are regularly sought by Credit and Industry specific organisations.
In 2004, he was awarded the accolade of Channel Personality of the Year at the CRN Annual Channel Awards ceremony, an award won for the first time by anyone outside of Senior Sales and Marketing roles or business owners, a rare feat and one that aptly demonstrates the value of his contribution to Channel credit. Earlier, in 2002, his credit management function within Bell was awarded the Service Team Delivery Award and in 2009, Bell Microproducts won the inaugural Distribution Finance and Credit Team of the Year at the annual Microscope Aces Awards, an award they won for the second time in 2010.
In between, Edward was awarded with a number of awards including Most Valued Speaker Award for his participation at Channel Focus UK, held in Brighton 2009.
In the News section and some links you will see examples of contributions covering wide-ranging topics and business activity.
Our approach today is business as usual but sharing our knowledge and experience so that credit management is recognised as a business driver and direct profit contributor or at least given the opportunity to show what it can, and will have to deliver.
Our services are designed to extend what we are familiar in offering and which have widely and historically been offered as part of what we term Value Credit Management.
We have engaged with a number of strategic partners, all of who offer a range of acclaimed and widely recognised services from Business Information, Risk & Portfolio Management, Debt collection and Legal Services, Specialist Training, Credit Insurance and Corporate Recovery.