Appointment of new Director to spearhead assault on the wider property and mortgage markets

29th May 2014

Market leading software specialist, eTech has just added Housing Industry expert Mark Blackwell to its ever strengthening team.


Appointed as Director of Lending & Surveying Services, Mark joins them from his position as Managing Director at xit2. Prior to this role, Mark held a number of senior positions in credit, operations and sales within high profile lenders but the new role at eTech has been specifically created for Mark.


Director Jim Driver, who co-founded eTech in 2005, said: “It’s great to finally have got Mark on board. He will help shape and deliver our technology services for the wider lending market with a strong focus on valuations and property risk management.”

Blackwell added: “The mortgage market is calling out for technology change. eTech will play a key role in delivering it and I am very pleased to add my experience and knowledge to the team.”


eTech who are based in Solihull in the West Midlands, develop and provide integrated mobile applications and CRM platforms for the residential surveying and EPC process, as well as supporting six of the seven leading energy suppliers. Through use of their technology they are helping to deliver and report over £1 billion of carbon saving to OFGEM under the Energy Company Obligation and the Green Deal schemes.


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About eTech


eTech is a market leading software company that supports over 6,000 users with mobile surveying software, CRM, job scheduling and optimisation tools for large scale field based teams. eTech also develop and provide software for the management and distribution of reports and data created by surveyors and assessors. Based in offices in Blythe Valley, Solihull, the company is growing rapidly and leading innovation in mobile application development. Find out more on

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