Due to its relevant position within the Group, Spain will remain as a unique region of the four that will integrate the 23 countries in Europe.
Alejandro Zurbano, has been appointed regional managing director of Intrum Justitia and Lindorff in Spain, after the official closing of this combination took place during this week, on a European level. He also will be part of the Group Management Team and report to Mikael Ericson, CEO & President of the combined company.
Zurbano, current country manager of Lindorff Spain and Aktua, will lead a team of more than 2200 professionals, distributed within the national territory, consolidating the new combined organization of Lindorff and Intrum Justitia as the leading credit management service provider. Juan Carlos González, up to now general manager of Intrum Justitia in Spain, will remain in a relevant position in the new combined organization.
“Alejandro’s renowned experience and leadership during the integration between Lindorff and Aktua in Spain, make him the ideal person to lead the important integration work in Spain for the combined organization”, says Mikael Ericson, CEO of the combined company.
The combination of Lindorff and Intrum Justitia was completed last Tuesday, 27th of June, creating the world leading company in its sector with presence in 23 countries in Europe, that will be structured in four regions (Spain, Northern Europe, Western & Southern Europe and Central & Eastern Europe). Spain will remain as a unique region due to its relevant position.
Furthermore, Spain has represented a strategic and growing market both for Lindorff and Intrum Justitia, in the last years, where Lindorff acquired Aktua in June 2016, and Intrum Justitia did the same with Segestion last October.
Lindorff has been in the business of helping people manage credit for over 100 years. Its headquarters are located in Oslo, Norway, the same city as Eynar Lindorff founded the company back in 1898. Today it has 4,400 people in 12 countries across Europe helping customers back to a life of sustainable spending. The company offers services within debt collection and debt purchase as well as payment and invoicing services. In 2016 Lindorff generated EUR 647 million in net revenue (2015 EUR 534 million). For further information, please visit www.lindorff.com
About Intrum Justitia:
Intrum Justitia offers comprehensive services, including purchase of receivables, designed to measurably improve clients’ cash flows and long-term profitability. Founded in 1923, Intrum Justitia has some 4,000 employees in 20 markets. Consolidated revenues amounted to SEK 6.1 billion in 2016. Intrum Justitia AB is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm since 2002. For further information, please visit www.intrum.com