Tom Cook
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Tom Cook

Consultant - Credit Risk & AnalyticsSpecialising in Credit Risk & Analytics

​Tom started out in recruitment in the Tech market. He cut his teeth in the industry working across a mix of permanent and contract hires covering DevOps and Infrastructure. 

Now part of MERJE's formidable Credit Risk & Analytics team, Tom focuses on pairing the best data-focused and analytical talent with a range of businesses, particularly in the Financial Service and Banking industries.

Why MERJE?

I worked with Mandy Thompson (Consultant, Front-Line Talent) previously and she couldn't speak highly enough of MERJE. 

After having a chat with Ellie about the team, the MERJE culture and the intriguing area of Credit Risk that I would be working in, I was completely bought in!

Loves & Loathes

Tom loves spending time with his family, running, playing guitar and, of course, going on long adventures with his dog, Gus.

Tom loathes bad drivers, especially people who don't indicate!

Jobs by Tom

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Insight Analyst
ChesterUp to £40,000

​Are you in your element when using data to drive business strategy? Do you want to dive deep into the world of Fintech? A multiple award winning Credit Provider is looking for an Insight Analyst t...

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