Lithuania the rising hot spot for exporters

Callcredit set up an IT operation in Lithuania to support its UK business.

The Leeds-based consumer data business plans to increase the number of Lithuanian employees from 40 people to 200 by next year.

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A spokesman said: “Over the last ten years Callcredit has seen significant levels of growth both organic and through recent acquisitions.

“In order to keep pace with its expansion and growth strategy and to help the business move forward Callcredit has taken the decision to establish an operation within Kaunas to help support its existing IT infrastructure.”

He added that Callcredit would continue to invest and recruit in the UK.