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Nereus Infotek appoints BDM for South and West

Nereus Infotek, the provider of D@shboard Software, last week announced the appointment of Samuel Clowsley as business development manager for the south and west of England. Clowsley has a wealth of experience in the mortgage market place having worked at Portman, Standard Life and Jim Whites Mortgage Solutions.

Clowsley says: “Having used the Dashboard software at Jim Whites and experienced the actual benefits it has to offer, I am pleased to now be spreading the word and helping to grow the Dashboard user base.”

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