Vardis Proud To Support Decision Insight Information Group appoints Marshall King as CEO for European Operations
As CEO for Decision Insight’s European operations, King will oversee key operating units, including: SearchFlow, the leading property search provider in England and Wales; Decision Insight Hub, Millar & Bryce Ltd., Rochford Brady, xit2, whose IT systems enable lenders and other professionals within the mortgage industry to exchange data securely and cost effectively with third-party suppliers; and Wertweiser, a joint venture with HVB Bank providing web-based information services to support professionals in determining residential property valuations in Germany.
Prior to joining Decision Insight, King was Group Chief Executive for RFIB Group Ltd. the international Lloyd’s insurance and reinsurance broker, where he led the organization’s transition to an integrated specialist mid-market broking firm. “I’m very pleased that Marshall King has joined Decision Insight, bringing with him a wealth of expertise and leadership skills”, said Decision Insight Information Group CEO Chris Cartwright. “Marshall is uniquely qualified to support our strategic plan to focus on innovative solutions for our customers, strengthen our positions and further streamline our operations. I am confident he will lead our European businesses to future growth and profitability.” “This is a tremendous opportunity to help businesses known for serving legal, financial and real estate companies build on their foundations with innovative, market driven solutions and help them to become even stronger leaders in their markets,” King said.
King’s previous experience also includes co-founding a boutique management consultancy advising clients on strategy, technology and M&A; and founding Improveline, which provides property validation and repair services for insurers in the U.K. King successfully sold that business to HomeServe, the home emergency and repair business, and joined HomeServe as a Managing Director. Earlier in his career, King held management positions with Dun and Bradstreet Europe and Bain and Company.
Decision Insight Information Group, a leading provider of risk management and due diligence solutions for law firms, financial entities and real estate companies, has announced the appointment of Marshall King as CEO for Decision Insight Information Group – Europe, which includes Legal FuturesAssociate SearchFlow, Decision Insight Hub, Millar & Bryce, Rochford Brady, Lawlink NI and Xit2. The appointment was effective 17th September 2012. King has more than 20 years of experience in property management, insurance support and information services areas.
Decision Insight Information Group, located in the U.S., Canada and Europe, delivers a comprehensive range of information, infrastructure and decision support products and services for financial and legal professionals. Operating at the heart of the property industry, Decision Insight Information Group manages complex information solutions and provides clarity on decision making for buying, selling, conveyancing, financing and insurance. Decision Insight Information Group has 1,100 employees in 16 offices.
Decision Insight Information Group (“DIIG”), is a portfolio company of the US private equity firm TPG Capital.