Collinson Group acquires idAlerts

Collinson Group said it has acquired idAlerts, a leading provider of identity protection solutions based in Canada.

The acquisition will enable Collinson Group to provide identity theft protection and support to its customers.

idAlerts protects the identity of thousands of individuals from the cost and worry of identity theft with a real-time technology platform that supports ID theft detection, protection and recovery, in addition to credit management capabilities.

Through integrations with credit bureaux, TransUnion and Equifax, and a re-engineered credit report and authentication process, it can support individuals in a large number of global markets with a real-time identity management service.

Casey Goossens, CEO and founder of idAlerts, will continue to run business operations at the company´s office in Toronto, bolstering Collinson Group´s presence in North America and reporting to Chairman Colin Evans.

Collinson Group is a global leader in influencing customer behaviour to drive revenue and value for clients.

The Group offers a unique blend of industry and sector specialists who together provide market-leading experience in delivering products and services across four core capabilities: Loyalty, Lifestyle Benefits, Insurance and Assistance.