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About Debt Movement

We know bad debt happens to good people which makes them feel worried and powerless.

At Debt Movement we provide professional debt guidance and services that help people move out of debt.

This empowers people to take control of their finances so they can live their best lives again.

Laura Prescott

Chief Executive Officer

Laura Prescott has extensive experience as an Insolvency Practitioner, providing guidance to individuals in financial difficulty and to stakeholders of distressed businesses. With over 15 years working across a wide range of industries, Laura is highly experienced in dealing with a variety of restructuring and insolvency procedures, including Scottish insolvency.

Her wide range of knowledge has enabled Laura to act as Supervisor of Individual and Company Voluntary Arrangements, Trustee in Bankruptcy, Sequestration and Protected Trust Deeds, and as Liquidator in Creditors and Members Voluntary Liquidations.

Laura has worked in independent boutique firms and larger volume provider firms, with practical experience in managing large portfolios of personal insolvency appointments across the whole of the UK, including multiple portfolio acquistions. During her insolvency career, Laura has developed strong relationships with regulators, creditors and their representatives.

Laura holds a BA Hons degree in Law, a Masters in Employment law and is a member of the Insolvency Practitioners Association. She is a qualified and experienced Insolvency Practitioner, licensed to act in the UK.

Ciaran Dagen

Chief Operating Officer

Ciaran Dagen has over 15 years’ experience working with stakeholders in the personal debt advice and insolvency fields.

Ciaran has worked with a number of large volume provider IVA firms, assisting in multiple portfolio acquisitions, helping build strong relationships with creditors.

He specialises in process definition, improvement and seeks to ensure all processes interact with the most up to date technological advances, to improve all stakeholders’ experiences.

Ciaran holds a BA Hons degree in Economics and Government.

Richard Teague

Insolvency Practitioner

Richard Teague has over 18 years’ experience within debt advice and personal insolvency, developing his career at Step Change Debt Charity throughout this entire period, from debt advisor right through to qualified Insolvency Practitioner.

Richard brings a wealth of personal insolvency knowledge from his time at Step Change Voluntary Arrangements, having specialised in personal insolvency since 2007.

Richard holds a BA Honours degree in Psychology and English and is a member of the Insolvency Practitioners Association. He is a qualified and experienced Insolvency Practitioner, licenced to act in the UK.

Andrew Kennedy

Head Of External Partnerships

Andrew is a highly experienced relationship management, process and business strategy professional who has operated in the personal insolvency industry across the whole of the UK for over 30 years, specialising in multi-channel client acquisition through his extensive network.

Andrew works closely with Debt Movement’s external partners to ensure that all new client experiences are as seamless as possible, and that at all times our external partners work together in compliance with the relevant regulatory framework.

Passionate about helping individuals fulfilling their potential, Andrew has created and delivered multiple presentations on personal brand and how to create an impact, to a wide and varied audience.