Creditsafe completes acquisition of B2B information services company Graydon

Creditsafe Nederland BV (part of Creditsafe Group), the global credit data and risk intelligence experts, have announced the successful acquisition of Graydon.

Graydon has been in operation for over 130 years and has been, for the last five years, a 100% subsidiary of Atradius, the global credit insurer. Graydon is a leading B2B information services company in the Netherlands and Belgium, with a strong presence in the UK market as well.

Both Creditsafe and Graydon are focused on providing an integrated business information offering to accelerate the long-term growth and economic stability of their clients. Through this deal, Creditsafe will combine its expertise and international coverage with Graydon’s market knowledge and value-added analytical services to help both local companies and their global clients to keep on growing their business.

“We strongly believe that Graydon and Creditsafe together are in a strong position to accelerate sustainable growth and support our customers locally and globally. The fact that Graydon is now a Creditsafe company will be very beneficial for all our clients to access advanced global Creditsafe Solutions in combination with the recognized intelligence solutions of Graydon,” says Gertjan Kaart, Managing Director of Creditsafe Nederland BV.

Comment from Graydon: “We are pleased to be joining the Creditsafe family, the global leader in Credit Information Solutions. We believe that Graydon is an excellent fit for Creditsafe. Creditsafe and Graydon together will benefit, and we will be able to accelerate our growth”.