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closed 4/1/2019 via BNC Analysis

Poolia AB, acquired Student Node AB

synopsis: Swedish staffing firm Poolia announced that it has acquired a 51% stake in Student Node AB, a company based in Sweden that organises events for students at universities and colleges. Student Node helps the employers who want to attract and recruit IT skills to succeed.
buyer: Poolia AB (OM:POOL B:$208.06)
Poolia offers high competence and extensive experience in recruitment, hiring, executive search, leadership development and talent supply of qualified professionals. Poolia is a listed company with a presence in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, England and Germany. "
target: Student Node AB
Student Node helps the employers who want to attract and recruit IT skills to succeed. At tech events where Student Node selects IT talents, companies meet and recruit students they need.
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closed 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Absolventa, acquired Trendence

synopsis: Funke Media Group announced that its subsidiary Absolventa GmbH, which operates career websites for young job seekers, has acquired a 100-percent stake in Trendence, a market research firm based in Berlin. Trendence Institute is Europe’s leading research institute specialising in employer branding and personnel marketing.
buyer parent: Funke Mediengruppe GmbH
buyer: Absolventa
Absolventa GmbH owns and operates an online job exchange portal. They collaborate with over 4.000 companies from different industries. In an increasingly competitive landscape for recruiting Absolventa managed to build a unique and distinctive career hub in order to provide for talented employees. "
target parent: Group GTI Ltd.
target: Trendence
Trendence Institute is Europe’s leading research institute specialising in employer branding and personnel marketing. More than three million school-leavers, students and young professionals from all over the world take part in our studies on their career ambitions and employers of choice.
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closed 7/29/2020 via BNC Analysis

Stone & Chalk, acquired Ribit

synopsis: Stone & Chalk, a not-for-profit technology incubator and impact network in Australia, has acquired Ribit from Data61, Australia’s leading digital research powerhouse. Ribit is a digital student job and internship matching platform in Australia. Ribit connects students with digital, STEM, research and business skills to innovative companies.
buyer: Stone & Chalk
Stone & Chalk is a not-for-profit technology incubator and impact network in Australia. Stone & Chalk has a proven track record in developing successful growth and support frameworks for emerging tech sectors. They nurture those who are seeking to solve the world's most pressing challenges. "
target parent: CSIRO
target: Ribit
Ribit is a digital student job and internship matching platform in Australia. Ribit connects students with digital, STEM, research and business skills to innovative companies. They offer students flexible options for casual, part-time, and full time jobs, as well as internships and projects.
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closed 2/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

SEEK Ltd., acquired Gradconnection

synopsis: Online jobs classifieds and services business SEEK has acquired graduate job marketplace GradConnection in a move to target young jobseekers finishing up their education. GradConnection connects university graduates with top employers since being founded in 2008.
buyer: SEEK Ltd. (SKLTF.PK:$936.33)
SEEK can help you achieve your career goals. We are Australia's most popular choice for advertisers searching for the right candidate, and job seekers looking for the right job. SEEK is owned and operated in Australia and also has offices across New Zealand and the UK. "
target: Gradconnection
GradConnection connects university graduates with top employers since being founded in 2008. GradConnection is one of the most successful graduate recruitment sites across Australia, South Africa, U.K., U.S., and Asia.
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closed 12/20/2018 via PR Newswire

Capp & Co. Limited, acquired Koru

synopsis: Capp & Co., a leader in strength-based talent assessment, announces that it has completed its acquisition of Koru Careers, Inc.'s predictive hiring business. With Koru's assessment of the Koru7™ Impact Skills and its predictive hiring platform, Capp is now able to assess a wider range of work-related strengths and predict the fit of job applicants.
buyer: Capp & Co. Limited
Capp & Co. designs new and better ways of assessing people. At the heart of their product offering is their 'Strengths' methodology' developed by their CEO Alex Linley, an expert in the field of Positive Psychology. Capp works with clients across the entire candidate and employee life cycle. "
target: Koru
Koru is the leader in predictive hiring based on what really drives performance. Based on the Koru7™Impact Skills and using its predictive hiring platform, Koru identifies the predictors of performance and develops models to assess fit of applicants in jobs.
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closed 9/11/2018 via Company Press Release

Search Consultancy, acquired Henderson Scott

synopsis: Search Consultancy has announced the acquisition of Henderson Scott, a specialist provider of executive search and recruitment solutions in technology. Henderson Scott has built a reputation for their market leading and cost effective solutions, utilising cutting edge resourcing techniques and extensive professional networks.
buyer parent: H2 Equity Partners
buyer: Search Consultancy
Search Consultancy has been delivering recruitment solutions since 1987, and has grown to become one of the leading recruitment consultancies in the UK. "
target: Henderson Scott
Henderson Scott is a specialist provider of executive search and recruitment solutions in technology. Henderson Scott has built a reputation for their market leading and cost effective solutions, utilising cutting edge resourcing techniques and extensive professional networks.
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closed 8/7/2018 via BusinessWire

Symplicity Corporation, acquired Contratanet

synopsis: Symplicity Corporation, a provider of SaaS-based solutions for colleges and graduate school programs, has acquired Contratanet, a network of career portals for jobs and internships in Brazil. Contratanet connects higher education institutions, companies, candidates and portal partners to bring together quality opportunities and professionals.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Symplicity Corporation
Symplicity sells SaaS-based solutions to over 1,200 colleges and graduate school programs that help manage all aspects of a student’s life on campus, including career services, academics, behavioral intervention, and student conduct. "
target: Contratanet
Contratanet is the largest integrated network of job portals for jobs and internships in Brazil. Their technology connects higher education institutions, companies, candidates and portal partners to bring together quality opportunities and professionals.
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closed 5/17/2017 via BNC Analysis

AlmaMapper, acquired VibrantMinds Technologies

synopsis: Ahmedabad-based AlmaMapper, a free utility platform that connects teachers, campuses and students, has acquired VibrantMinds Technologies, a company that operates a recruitment platform which helps employers and candidates to connect with each other. They provide services such as campus hiring, talent evaluation, and resume building.
buyer: AlmaMapper
Ahmedabad-based AlmaMapper is a free utility platform that connects teachers, campuses and students. The utilities it provides include discovery of campuses, alumni, notes, courses, events, jobs and internships to more than 800,000 students registered on the platform. "
target: VibrantMinds Technologies
VibrantMinds Technologies operates a recruitment platform which helps employers and candidates to connect with each other. They provide services such as campus hiring, talent evaluation, and resume building. The company was founded in 2014 and is based in Pune, India.
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announced 2/17/2017 via PR Newswire

WayUp, will acquire LookSharp

synopsis: WayUp and Looksharp announced a definitive agreement for WayUp to acquire Looksharp. The acquisition will create the most advanced job marketplace that will help every college student and recent grad find the right job or internship. LookSharp helps every student launch their career and helps employers discover the best talent.
buyer: WayUp
WayUp is the leading online job marketplace exclusively for U.S. college students and recent grads. Launched in September 2014, WayUp is the only site where employers can post a job to a targeted (and filtered) audience of students at any U.S. college. "
target: LookSharp
LookSharp helps every student launch their career and helps employers discover the best talent. LookSharp allows employers to access in-depth college hiring resources, post internships and entry-level jobs, and search the online profiles of over half a million students to find the best talent.
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closed 4/20/2016 via Company Press Release

Graduateland, acquired Tyba Solutions Ltd.

synopsis: Tyba, the Madrid based platform for startup and technology company recruitment was acquired by Graduateland. The company is the largest career network for students and graduates. They had become the preferred destination for startups and tech companies, both large and small, to post job vacancies.
buyer: Graduateland
Graduateland is Europe's largest career network for students and graduates. Graduateland offers a much-needed service of international career opportunities and, working together with key universities the network, acts as a one-stop-shop for university talent. "
target: Tyba Solutions Ltd.
Tyba has reimagined the way companies recruit junior talent. Tyba is an online platform that gives large, medium and small-sized businesses access to its junior talent database using cloud-based recruiting tools.
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closed 2/3/2016 via BNC Analysis

Hired, acquired breaz SAS

synopsis: Breaz.io, French leader in marketplaces dedicated to recruiting IT businesses, has been acquired by the US-based Hired.com. Hired is a marketplace that matched the best people and companies in a way that is fast, efficient and candidate centric.
buyer: Hired
Hired is a marketplace that matched the best people and companies in a way that is fast, efficient and candidate centric. Users on the Hired platform receive objective guidance throughout the interview process from a dedicated Talent Advocate. "
target: breaz SAS
Breaz is a marketplace that connects the best talent to the best companies in the tech industry.
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closed 12/23/2015 via BNC Analysis

Aspiring Minds, acquired LetsIntern Career Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: Gurgaon-based skills assessment company Aspiring Minds has acquired LetsIntern.com, a web and mobile platform to discover internships. The LetsIntern platform, run by Letsintern Career Solutions Pvt Ltd, has a network of 4 million students and more than 22,000 organisations.
buyer: Aspiring Minds
Aspiring Minds offers employability assessments, connecting talent, talent benchmarking and analytics to information technology, small & medium enterprises, hospitality, banking, financial services and insurance, knowledge process outsourcing and information technology enabled services. "
target: LetsIntern Career Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Founded in 2010, LetsIntern is a web and mobile platform where all forms of student opportunities (Internships, Virtual Internships, Brand Evangelists, Volunteer Opportunities, Tasks and Full time jobs) are facilitated through meaningful connections with organizations.
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closed 9/16/2015 via Company Press Release

BreakIt, acquired The Startup Space AB

synopsis: The Startup Space, a news website about Swedish start up companies, has been acquired by BreakIt, an online news portal in Sweden. Anders, James, Einar and Pär will leave The Startup Space and continue to work on their other companies they’ve since gone on to start.
buyer: BreakIt
BreakIt is an online news platform based in Älvsjö, Sweden. "
target: The Startup Space AB
Swedish Startup Space was born on February 1st, 2013 as a very basic meeting place where people could browse jobs, events and office spaces. It is now a news service too, reaching tens of thousands of readers every week who want to learn about Swedish start ups.
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closed 7/8/2015 via Company Press Release

CharityVillage Ltd., acquired Talent Egg Inc.

synopsis: CharityVillage, Canada’s leading online resource and job board for the nonprofit sector announced that they have acquired TalentEgg, Canada’s leading job board and online career resource for students and recent graduates.
buyer: CharityVillage Ltd.
CharityVillage is Canada’s leading online resource and job board for the nonprofit sector. CharityVillage is visited over 9 million times each year and its pages are viewed 60 million times. "
target: Talent Egg Inc.
TalentEgg is Canada's leading job board and online career website for students and recent graduates. For an employer or educator looking to reach students and recent graduates, there is no better place to broadcast recruitment messages.
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closed 4/7/2015 via PR Newswire

AfterCollege, Inc., acquired Collegefeed

synopsis: As millions of college seniors around the globe prepare for graduation next month, AfterCollege announced that it has acquired competitor Collegefeed – a social platform that makes it very easy and engaging for college grads, employers, career centers and alumni to brand, discover and interact with each other.
buyer: AfterCollege, Inc.
AfterCollege is an entry-level job and internship resource that helps over half a million visitors each month. The Explore feature matches students and recent graduates with more than 400,000 job opportunities based on the jobseeker's school, major, graduation date, and personal preferences. "
target parent: Accel Partners
target: Collegefeed
Collegefeed is a social platform that makes it very easy and engaging for college grads, employers, career centers and alumni to brand, discover and interact with each other.
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closed 10/2/2014 via PR Newswire

Chegg, Inc., acquired Internships.com

synopsis: Chegg, Inc. (CHGG), the Student Hub, announced it has acquired Internships.com, a division of CareerArc Group LLC. The world's largest student-focused internship marketplace, Internships.com, will add 2 million registered students, 380 university relationships, and 90,000 internships from 60,000 companies to the Chegg Career Center.
buyer: Chegg, Inc. (CHGG:$445.11)
Chegg, the social education platform, is transforming the way millions of students learn by connecting them to the people and tools needed to succeed in college. Students use Chegg for homework help, course selection, note taking, textbook and e-textbook rentals and Daily deals. "
target parent: CareerArc Group
target: Internships.com
Internships.com is the world's largest student-focused internship marketplace. Internships.com provides a wide variety of interactive, world-class tools and services to enable every student, employer and educator to better understand and optimize internship opportunities.
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closed 1/31/2013 via Market Wire

Readyforce, acquired Umeqo

synopsis: Readyforce, the leading career network for college students, has acquired Umeqo, the MIT student-built, student-run platform that connects Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) students with prospective employers.
buyer: Readyforce
Readyforce, the leading career network for college students, is the easiest way for students to launch amazing careers. Readyforce network connects students to influential business leaders, powerful campus programs, engaging networking events, and exciting jobs and internships. "
target: Umeqo
Umeqo is a recruiting resource for students and employers to discover one another by leveraging the familiar paradigms of resumes and events. The platform empowers employers to easily filter and search student profiles, create resume books, reach out to candidates, and post and manage campus events.
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closed 1/7/2009 via PR Newswire

AcademicTransfer, acquired Career.edu

synopsis: AcademicTransfer, the Dutch niche job-board for Academia, has taken over the American job-board Career.edu. AcademicTransfer will now be a job board for the international research and academic community in 38 countries.
buyer: AcademicTransfer
AcademicTransfer is an international job-board for academia. Founded as a joint job-board for universities, university medical centers and research institutes in The Netherlands, it has developed into a niche site for academia and is therefore unique in its kind. "
target: Career.edu
Career.edu is an American job-board for the international research and academic community. Besides The United States, Career.edu is active in 38 countries.
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closed 8/6/2007 via PR Newswire

Beyond.com, acquired Tech Careers

synopsis: Beyond.com has acquired http://www.TechCareers.com from CMP Technology, which includes all of its staff and assets, located in New York City. This acquisition allows Beyond.com to gain broad penetration within the IT and Engineering sectors.
buyer parent: Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.
buyer: Beyond.com
Beyond.com, Inc., the largest provider of career software, powers a network of more than 15,000 niche websites and online communities dedicated to helping business professionals, corporations and vertical communities connect with each other by providing relevant search and networking tools. "
target parent: United Business Media PLC
target: Tech Careers
TechCareers' custom hiring solutions recruits top quality tech and engineering professionals. We offer an integrated approach to reaching hard-to-find passive job seekers.
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closed 2/9/2007 via PR Newswire

EMCParadigm, acquired JIST Publishing

synopsis: EMC Corporation, an independent educational publisher has acquired JIST Publishing, Inc., a leading developer and publisher of educational materials covering job search, resumes and career reference, self-assessment, and planning in the school, library, employment and training, and trade markets of North America.
buyer parent: The Wicks Group of Companies, L.L.C.
buyer: EMCParadigm (:$0.00)
EMC/Paradigm publishes textbook programs for accounting/math, allied health, computer applications, developmental skills, English/communications, keyboarding, machine transcription/shorthand, office systems, psychology/human relations/careers, staff development, and world languages. "
target: JIST Publishing
JIST's products assist students, teachers, career counselors and adults learn about job searches, career exploration, occupational information, life skills. JIST's products include assessment materials, workbooks and textbooks, career reference books, videos/DVDs/software, and websites.
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closed 4/1/2019 via BNC Analysis

Poolia AB, acquired Student Node AB

synopsis: Swedish staffing firm Poolia announced that it has acquired a 51% stake in Student Node AB, a company based in Sweden that organises events for students at universities and colleges. Student Node helps the employers who want to attract and recruit IT skills to succeed.
buyer: Poolia AB (OM:POOL B:$208.06)
Poolia offers high competence and extensive experience in recruitment, hiring, executive search, leadership development and talent supply of qualified professionals. Poolia is a listed company with a presence in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, England and Germany. "
target: Student Node AB
Student Node helps the employers who want to attract and recruit IT skills to succeed. At tech events where Student Node selects IT talents, companies meet and recruit students they need.
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closed 4/1/2019 via BNC Analysis

Poolia AB, acquired Student Node AB

synopsis: Swedish staffing firm Poolia announced that it has acquired a 51% stake in Student Node AB, a company based in Sweden that organises events for students at universities and colleges. Student Node helps the employers who want to attract and recruit IT skills to succeed.
buyer: Poolia AB (OM:POOL B:$208.06)
Poolia offers high competence and extensive experience in recruitment, hiring, executive search, leadership development and talent supply of qualified professionals. Poolia is a listed company with a presence in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, England and Germany. "
target: Student Node AB
Student Node helps the employers who want to attract and recruit IT skills to succeed. At tech events where Student Node selects IT talents, companies meet and recruit students they need.
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closed 3/7/2014 via Market Wire

Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc., purchased Poolia UK Ltd. from Poolia AB

synopsis: The US based staffing company Staffing 360 Solutions will acquire the business of Poolia UK Ltd through its subsidiary Staffing 360 Solutions (UK) Ltd. Poolia specializes in temporary staffing and permanent placement of professional staff in areas of Finance & Accounting, Financial Services, Office Support, IT & Engineering, among others.
buyer: Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc. (STAF:$233.21)
Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc. is an emerging public company in the international staffing sector that intends to acquire high-growth domestic and international staffing agencies. "
seller: Poolia AB (OM:POOL B:$208.06)
Poolia UK Ltd specializes in temporary staffing and permanent placement of professional staff in areas of Finance & Accounting, Financial Services, Office Support, IT & Engineering, among others.
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closed 2/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

Akka Technologies, acquired Edelway AG

synopsis: AKKA Technologies announced the acquisition of Edelway in Switzerland. Edelway is a professional services company active in the field of IT and Recruitment. From their offices in Switzerland, UK and France, they provide IT and Business personnel to their multinational clients in Switzerland and throughout Europe.
buyer: Akka Technologies (ENXTPA:AKA:$1,873.93)
AKKA Technologies is an engineering and technology consulting company that supports its clients in meeting their increasing challenges. They are the European leader in the mobility segment, operating in 20 countries through 21 centers of excellence. "
target: Edelway AG
Edelway AG is a professional services company active in the field of IT and Recruitment. From their offices in Switzerland, UK and France, they provide IT and Business personnel to their multinational clients in Switzerland and throughout Europe.
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closed 1/11/2017 via BNC Analysis

eTeam, acquired Dryden Human Capital

synopsis: eTeam Inc., a US-based staffing services and talent management solutions provider, acquired Dryden Human Capital, the parent company of Darwin Rhodes. The acquisition gives eTeam access to new global markets and increases its market share in London and the US.
buyer: eTeam
eTeam provides high-volume staffing, SOW and payrolling services to structured contingent workforce programs and projects across the U.S., Canada and India. "
target: Dryden Human Capital
Dryden Human Capital is the holding company for two recruitment companies; the award winning specialist Insurance recruiter, Darwin Rhodes and our specialist Sales, Marketing and Retail recruiter, Alexander Cane.
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closed 12/3/2016 via Market Wire

Yoh, acquired DreamJobs

synopsis: Yoh, an international talent and outsourcing company and part of Day & Zimmermann, announced the acquisition of DreamJobs, a recruitment solutions firm. The acquisition expands Yoh's recruitment process outsourcing capabilities and addresses the demand from businesses for flexible, on-demand and sustained recruiting for skilled professionals.
buyer parent: Day & Zimmermann
buyer: Yoh
Yoh provides the talent needed for the jobs and projects critical to clients’ success by providing comprehensive workforce solutions that focus on Aerospace and Defense, Engineering, Federal Services, Health Care, Life Sciences, Information Technology and Telecommunications. "
target: DreamJobs
DreamJobs is a full-service talent solutions partner, helping clients drive down the overall cost of recruitment.
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announced 2/27/2015 via PR Newswire

Noor, Inc., will acquire Corporate Resource Development, Inc.

synopsis: Habib Noor announced that Noor Staffing Group, LLC has entered into an agreement to purchase all assets of Corporate Resource Development, Inc. (CRD). CRD is a subsidy of Corporate Resource Services Inc. (CRS). Corporate Resource Development, Inc. provides diversified staffing, recruiting, and consulting services in the United States.
buyer: Noor, Inc.
Noor, Inc. is a holding company within the staffing industry, across all sectors, from health care and telecommunications to food & beverage, and human resources. Noor, Inc. empowers recruiters and companies alike to maximize their growth potential and net worth by providing top-notch expertise. "
target parent: Corporate Resource Services, Inc.
target: Corporate Resource Development, Inc.
Corporate Resource Development, Inc. provides diversified staffing, recruiting, and consulting services in the United States. Corporate Resource Development is comprised of niche staffing divisions targeting IT, graphic design, clerical, legal, financial/accounting and other specialty divisions.
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closed 5/9/2014 via PR Newswire

Advance Employment merged with AccessPoint HR,

synopsis: AccessPoint, a leading human resources management company, and Advance Employment, one of the largest and fastest growing employment service companies in Michigan, announced the merger of their companies to form a unified human resources outsourcing, recruiting, and staffing firm. The corporate name of the new entity will be AccessPoint.
buyer: AccessPoint HR
AccessPoint, a leading human resources management company, provides professional employer organization (PEO) solutions, full service employment solutions, and full accounting services to clients across a wide range of industries. "
target: Advance Employment
Advance Employment was founded in Lansing, Michigan in 1986. They are one of the largest and fastest growing employment service companies in Michigan, conveniently located in Battle Creek, Grand Rapids, Jackson, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Mount Pleasant, Three Rivers and Johnstown, PA.
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closed 4/21/2014 via BusinessWire

Addison Group, LLC, acquired HireStrategy

synopsis: Addison Group, a leading provider of professional staffing services, announced an expansion into the mid-Atlantic region through the acquisition of HireStrategy, a full-service professional staffing firm based in Reston, Virginia.
buyer parent: Trilantic Capital Management LLC
buyer: Addison Group, LLC
Addison Group specializes in placing information technology, financial, administrative and engineering professionals with talent-driven organizations. Since 2002, Addison Group has created career connections between success-driven individuals and top-notch employers. "
target: HireStrategy
HireStrategy provides contract staffing services, direct hire search, and executive search solutions in the technology, finance & accounting, sales & marketing, human resources and administrative professions.
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announced 3/30/2009 via PR Newswire

PSQ, LLC, will acquire General Employment Enterprises, Inc.

synopsis: General Employment Enterprises, Inc. announced that it has signed a definitive securities purchase and tender offer agreement under which PSQ, LLC will acquire a controlling interest in General Employment.
buyer: PSQ, LLC
There is currently no information available for PSQ, LLC. "
target: General Employment Enterprises, Inc. (JOB:$43.39)
General Employment has been in the business of finding career opportunities for people and people for career opportunities for over 100 years. The Company’s recruiters have specialize in placing Information Technology, Engineering, and Accounting professionals.
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closed 7/29/2020 via BNC Analysis

CCLD merged with Actual Leader Group,

synopsis: CCLD has merged with Actual Leader Group, a France-based temporary employment firm. CCLD is a French provider of recruitment services. CCLD specializes in sales and distribution. The company has placed over 15,000 sales representatives and operational managers in a variety of diverse sectors, including banking, retail, hospitality, food and retail.
buyer: Actual Leader Group
Actual Leader Group is a France-based temporary employment firm. Actual Leader Group aims to provide companies with the best talent for their needs. The company operates over 430 agencies all over Europe that offer a full range of HR services to businesses in all sectors. "
target: CCLD
CCLD is a French provider of recruitment services. CCLD specializes in sales and distribution. The company has placed over 15,000 sales representatives and operational managers in a variety of diverse sectors, including banking, retail, hospitality, food, and retail.
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closed 5/8/2020 via PR Web

Cadre LLC, acquired Executive Travel Directors

synopsis: Cadre, a virtual marketplace company allowing event planners to more efficiently manage their freelance workforce, acquired Executive Travel Directors (ETD), a leading corporate event staffing service. ETD is a meeting planner resource dedicated to connecting planners to experienced event freelancers.
buyer: Cadre LLC
Cadre, an "uber-like" virtual marketplace company that gives event planners the ability to directly, efficiently, and compliantly onboard and manage their freelance workforce, was created by a team of meeting industry professionals and investors in association with Swiss Commerce. "
target: Executive Travel Directors
Executive Travel Directors (ETD) is a leading corporate event staffing service. ETD is a meeting planner resource dedicated to connecting planners to experienced event freelancers to assist in the on-site operation of superior meetings and successful events.
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closed 2/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

Business Talent Group, LLC, acquired Hillgate Ltd.

synopsis: Business Talent Group (BTG) announced the launch of BTG Europe with the acquisition of UK-based Hillgate, expanding BTG's international footprint. Hillgate is a talent marketplace that provides agile workforce solutions to multinational companies, with a particular focus in Life Sciences and Industrial Goods.
buyer: Business Talent Group, LLC
Business Talent Group (BTG) is the leading marketplace that connects independent management consultants, subject matter experts, and executives from top companies to solve their biggest business problems. "
target: Hillgate Ltd.
Hillgate is the premier online platform for ambitious companies to connect with elite business talent around the world. Hillgate is a talent marketplace that provides agile workforce solutions to multinational companies, with a particular focus in Life Sciences and Industrial Goods.
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closed 9/12/2018 via Company Press Release

Haufe-Lexware GmbH & Co. KG, acquired Klaiton Advisory GmbH

synopsis: Haufe Group acquires a majority stake in KLAITON, the unique online platform that uses an intelligent matching mechanism to bring highly qualified consultants and coaches and companies together. Based in Vienna, Klaiton offers their clients the unique possibility to purchase quality-assured coaching and consulting tailored to their needs.
buyer parent: Rudolf Haufe Verlag GmBH & Co KG
buyer: Haufe-Lexware GmbH & Co. KG
Haufe-Lexware GmbH & Co. KG provides business software for self-employed persons, freelancers, and medium-sized companies. Haufe-Lexware with Intuit brings German versions of the Intuit finance programs such as Quicken, QuickSteuer and QuickBooks to the market. "
target: Klaiton Advisory GmbH
KLAITON is a unique online platform that uses an intelligent matching mechanism to bring highly qualified consultants and coaches and companies together. Based in Vienna, Klaiton offers their clients the unique possibility to purchase quality-assured coaching and consulting tailored to their needs.
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closed 7/25/2005 via BusinessWire

Aquent LLC, acquired Corporate Project Resources, Inc.

synopsis: Aquent, the largest creative staffing firm in the world, today announced the acquisition of Corporate Project Resources, Inc. (CPRi), the largest national firm to deliver interim marketing staffing to Fortune 500 companies. The acquisition creates the largest marketing and creative staffing firm in the world.
buyer: Aquent LLC
For more than twenty years Aquent has led the way in transforming how companies find and utilize marketing and creative talent to execute their brand strategies. Aquent's pioneering approach to staffing and services has helped thousands of companies build their internal marketing and communications."
target: Corporate Project Resources, Inc.
CPRi is a national leader in providing interim marketing professionals to Fortune 500 companies. Clients are served through a traditional branch structure with offices in Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, New York and New Jersey. CPRi's database of 15,000 professional marketers provides solutions virtually
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announced 9/18/2020 via PR Newswire

DCP Capital Partners, L.P., will acquire 51job, Inc.

synopsis: 51job, Inc., a leading provider of integrated human resource services in China, announced it has received a preliminary non-binding proposal letter from DCP Capital Partners, a leader in the Greater China private equity industry, to acquire all of the outstanding common shares of the Company.
buyer: DCP Capital Partners, L.P.
DCP is a leader in the Greater China private equity industry. Over the past 27 years, the DCP team led successful and innovative investments in the region, establishing a strong investment track record across multiple economic cycles. "
target: 51job, Inc. (JOBS:$550.22)
51job is a leading provider of integrated human resource services in China. With a comprehensive suite of HR solutions, 51job meets the needs of enterprises and job seekers through the entire talent management cycle, from initial recruitment to employee retention and career development.
price ($mm)[EV]
$5,279 [$3,773]
rev ($mm)
$530
EBITDA ($mm)
$151
EV / rev
7.4x
EV / EBITDA
26.0x
closed 3/4/2020 via PR Newswire

Recruitment Group Holdings Plc, acquired iSP Group

synopsis: Recruitment Group Holdings (RGH), an acquisitive recruitment, human resource and training group in the UK, has acquired the iSP Group, a provider of diverse vertical and geographical staffing solutions in the UK. The iSP Group offers a full range of executive search, contingent recruitment and interim solutions to clients within various markets.
buyer: Recruitment Group Holdings Plc
Recruitment Group Holdings (RGH) is an acquisitive recruitment, human resource and training group in the UK. RGH aims to build a group of aligned but independently managed SME recruitment companies. The group plans to grow through strategic, tactical, asset and people acquisition. "
target: iSP Group
The iSP Group is a provider of diverse vertical and geographical staffing solutions in the UK. The group offers a full range of executive search, contingent recruitment and interim solutions to clients within the IT, energy, finance, insurance, business support, legal, transport and medical markets.
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EBITDA ($mm)
$0
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0.0x
closed 2/28/2020 via BNC Analysis

Cielo Talent, acquired AsiaNet China

synopsis: Cielo, the world's leading strategic Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) partner, has acquired AsiaNet China, an RPO, executive search, recruitment, and payroll (HRO) business in China. AsiaNet serves customers across a range of industries including engineering, manufacturing, life sciences, supply chain, technology and more.
buyer parent: Permira
buyer: Cielo Talent
Cielo is the world’s leading strategic Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) partner. Cielo leverages its global reach, local talent acquisition expertise and customized solutions to help clients achieve a sustained advantage and outstanding business outcomes through their talent practices. "
target: AsiaNet China
AsiaNet China is an RPO, executive search, recruitment, and payroll business in China. AsiaNet serves customers across a range of industries including engineering, manufacturing, life sciences, supply chain, technology and more. The company also provides business management consulting services.
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closed 1/28/2020 via Company Press Release

The Talent Club of Companies S.L., acquired Lincoln Group

synopsis: Paris-based The Talent Club has acquired a majority stake in Lincoln Group's capital to grow its international Talent management platform and become its vital strategic partner. Lincoln is a Global Executive Search and Talent Consulting firm and is ranked as one of the leading French firms with an international presence.
buyer: The Talent Club of Companies S.L.
Madrid-based The Talent Club is an international association of companies specializing in Talent Advisory, Talent Management, and Talent Representation in four high-demand markets such as sports athletes & professionals, artists, digital professionals and engineers, and managers and leaders. "
target: Lincoln Group
Paris-based Lincoln is a global talent management consulting firm, offering expertise in the areas of Executive Search, Executive Interim Management, Leadership Advisory, and Outplacement within specialized industry practices.
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closed 1/15/2020 via BNC Analysis

Menway, acquired MacAnders

synopsis: Menway, an HR consulting group in France, has acquired a 75% stake in MacAnders, a French recruitment firm that specializes in middle and top management positions. MacAnders provides executive, expert, and leader recruitment services to businesses in various industries, including engineering, health & life sciences, technology, retail, and more.
buyer: Menway
Menway is an HR consulting group in France. Menway provides tailor-made solutions to all HR issues. Their services include recruitment, career management, and HR consulting. The group aims to help companies find the talent they need and to support people in their careers. "
target: MacAnders
MacAnders is a French recruitment firm that specializes in middle and top management positions. MacAnders provides executive, expert, and leader recruitment services to businesses in various industries, including engineering, health & life sciences, technology, retail, real estate and more.
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closed 1/9/2020 via BusinessWire

H.I. Executive Consulting, purchased Switzerland Operations from Stanton Chase International

synopsis: Executive search firm, H.I. Executive Consulting (HIEC), has acquired Stanton Chase, a global executive search firm that partners with leading businesses, governments, non-governmental organizations and not-for-profits to assess and acquire top executive leadership talent to drive breakthrough performance.
buyer: H.I. Executive Consulting
H.I. Executive Consulting (HIEC) is a leading global executive search firm focused on hiring board, CEO and senior-level executives globally. HIEC was established to disrupt the traditional approach to executive search by placing a premium focus on hiring transformational leaders across the sectors."
seller: Stanton Chase International
Stanton Chase is a global executive search firm that partners with leading businesses, governments, non-governmental organizations and not-for-profits to assess and acquire top executive leadership talent to drive breakthrough performance.
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closed 1/8/2020 via BNC Analysis

Shepherd Search Group, acquired Management Recruiters Of Woodbury, Inc.

synopsis: Shepherd Search Group, a global executive search & recruitment firm, has acquired Management Recruiters of Woodbury (MR Woodbury), a recruitment agency in Woodbury, NY. MR Woodbury delivers executive and mid-level management candidates to fill key positions in the Pharmaceutical, Medical Device, IT, Supply Chain, and Accounting & Finance fields.
buyer: Shepherd Search Group
Shepherd Search Group is a global executive search & recruitment firm. Shepherd specializes in in executive search, permanent placement, interim staffing, HR solutions and recruitment process outsourcing. The industries they serve include healthcare, engineering, finance, manufacturing, and more. "
target: Management Recruiters Of Woodbury, Inc.
Management Recruiters of Woodbury, Inc. (MR Woodbury) is a recruitment agency in Woodbury, NY. MR Woodbury delivers the right executive and mid-level management candidates to fill key positions in the Pharmaceutical, Medical Device, IT, Supply Chain, and Accounting & Finance fields.
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closed 12/4/2019 via Company Press Release

QPS Employment Group, acquired Ameristaff

synopsis: Brookfield Wisconsin-based QPS Employment Group, a staffing and recruiting firm, has acquired AmeriStaff, a recruiting firm based in St. Peters, Missouri. AmeriStaff focuses on industrial and clerical staffing.  QPS will be taking over five locations in Missouri and Indiana. The company was acquired from owner Ron Shake. 
buyer: QPS Employment Group
Brookfield Wisconsin-based QPS Employment Group is a staffing and recruiting firm. QPS was started in 1985 and has grown to a staff of over 350 in over 50 office locations in Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana and Missouri. "
target: Ameristaff
AmeriStaff, a recruiting firm based in St. Peters, Missouri. AmeriStaff focuses on industrial and clerical staffing. AmeriStaff provides the highest level of service possible and take complete ownership and accountability in providing workers for clients and their facilities.
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