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closed 1/4/2012 via BusinessWire

Recruit Co., Ltd, purchased U.S. and Netherlands Operations from Advantage Resourcing

synopsis: Recruit Co., Ltd. has acquired, from affiliates of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P., 100% ownership of U.S.-based Advantage Resourcing America, Inc. and Netherlands-based Advantage Resourcing Europe B.V. Advantage Resourcing provides workforce recruiting and placement around the world.
buyer: Recruit Co., Ltd (TSE:6098:$22,669.40)
Recruit Co., Ltd. is engaged in providing staffing services in Japan through Recruit Staffing Co., Ltd. and Staff Service Holdings Co., Ltd. The company also operates two U.S. staffing businesses through The CSI Companies, Inc. and Staffmark Holdings, Inc. "
seller parent: Cerberus Capital Management, L.P.
seller: Advantage Resourcing
Advantage Resourcing provides workforce recruiting and placement around the world – leveraging local knowledge to perfectly align qualified people with appropriate employment opportunities.
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$410
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announced 7/18/2022 via PR Newswire

Further Global, will acquire Phaidon International

synopsis: Phaidon International, the professional services firm focused on identifying, sourcing and securing business critical talent to roles across more than 4,000 clients, has entered into an agreement to be acquired by a global investor consortium led by funds managed by Further Global, an employee-owned private equity firm.
buyer: Further Global
Further Global Capital Management is an employee-owned private equity firm that makes investments in businesses within the business services and financial services industries. The firm seeks out situations in which its extensive network, operational expertise and capital can drive significant value."
target parent: Quilvest S.A.
target: Phaidon International
Phaidon International is the parent company of six specialist talent brands which solve people challenges worldwide. As a global recruitment firm, with 13 offices around the globe, Phaidon International plays a vital role in helping clients find talent to drive their businesses forward.
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closed 8/4/2021 via BusinessWire

Instawork, acquired Drafted

synopsis: Instawork has acquired Drafted, a network recruiting platform that helps businesses hire by leveraging referrals. Drafted’s solution will enable Instawork to leverage Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) to accelerate the growth of the company’s pool of Pros with skilled hourly professionals.
buyer: Instawork
Instawork is the leading flexible staffing solution for local, hourly professionals. Its digital marketplace connects thousands of businesses and more than one million workers in the U.S., filling a critical role in local economies. "
target: Drafted
Drafted is a network recruiting platform that empowers people and companies to connect through introductions. Founded by a team from KAYAK and MIT, Drafted offers several networking products to both employers and individuals.
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closed 5/1/2021 via BNC Analysis

Clark Schaefer Hackett, acquired strategic HR

synopsis: Clark Schaefer Hackett, a Top 100 Firm based in Cincinnati, has acquired Strategic HR Inc., a human resources outsourcing firm also based there. Strategic HR provides dedicated HR support to organizations that lack their own HR department, or have a small HR function with overflowing needs.
buyer: Clark Schaefer Hackett
Clark Schaefer Hackett (CSH) is a results-driven advisory and accounting firm. They are forward-thinking. They are innovators and problem solvers and they optimize business results in financial, technology, workforce and operational areas. "
target: strategic HR
strategic HR inc. is a well-established outsourced HR management firm working with organizations that have a lean HR or no HR department. They’ve been providing human resources expertise to organizations of all sizes since they opened their doors in 1995.
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announced 8/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

Eurofirms, will acquire CornerJob

synopsis: CornerJob, a Barcelona-based gig site that operates in Spain, Italy, France and Mexico, is to be acquired by Spanish human resources firm Eurofirms.
buyer: Eurofirms
Eurofirms is the first Spanish HR company where people come first. They help companies to detect, develop and retain the talent of their human capital. Eurofirms provides analysis, recruitment, selection, assessment and follow-up of candidates. "
target: CornerJob
Headquartered in Spain, CornerJob’s mission is to help people find their ideal job and help companies find the right candidates, in the shortest possible time. They are accelerating the recruitment process thanks to a 100% mobile experience and their exclusive web version for companies.
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closed 12/20/2017 via PR Newswire

Diversified Staffing Group, purchased Temporary Staffing Division from Magellan Search & Staffing

synopsis: Diversified Staffing Group, a regional provider of technology, accounting & finance, and executive search services, announced that it has acquired the temporary staffing division of Magellan Search & Staffing. Magellan is a premier provider of staffing services in the Greater Philadelphia area.
buyer: Diversified Staffing Group
Diversified Staffing Group is a regional provider of technology, accounting & finance, and executive search services. For almost 40 years, the partners of Diversified Staffing Group have been building relationships between innovative employers and talented people. "
seller: Magellan Search & Staffing
The acquisition includes the Temporary Staffing Division of Magellan Search & Staffing. They offer full-service staffing and recruiting solutions in accounting, finance, administrative, IT and human resources in any industry.
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closed 2/13/2014 via BusinessWire

Corporate Resource Services, Inc., acquired Alar Staffing

synopsis: Corporate Resource Services, Inc., a diversified technology, staffing, recruiting and consulting services firm, announced that it has acquired Alar Staffing. Alar Staffing Corp. provides quality staffing solutions that eliminate employer risk and reduce labor costs for companies that appreciate their employees and value integrity.
buyer: Corporate Resource Services, Inc. (CRRS:$942.50)
Corporate Resource Services, Inc. is a leading recruiting and staffing provider that specializes in placing administrative, clerical, customer service, information technology and light industrial candidates. "
target: Alar Staffing
Alar Staffing Corp. provides quality staffing solutions that eliminate employer risk and reduce labor costs for companies that appreciate their employees and value integrity. It was founded in 1989 by Patricia Cinkle.
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closed 3/29/2012 via BNC Analysis

CVC Capital Partners, purchased Japanese Operations from Advantage Resourcing

synopsis: US buyout firm Cerberus Capital Management has sold the Japanese operations of an employment agency to private equity firm CVC Capital Partners for an undisclosed amount. The business, Advantage Resourcing, has been renamed Prompt Holdings.
buyer: CVC Capital Partners
CVC Capital Partners is one of the world's leading private equity and investment advisory firms, with a network of 20 offices and some 250 employees throughout Europe, Asia and the United States. "
seller parent: Cerberus Capital Management, L.P.
seller: Advantage Resourcing
Advantage Resourcing provides workforce recruiting and placement around the world – leveraging local knowledge to perfectly align qualified people with appropriate employment opportunities.
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closed 2/27/2012 via BusinessWire

Addison Search, acquired Addison Group

synopsis: Addison Search, a leading provider of professional staffing services, announced the acquisition of Addison Group, an Oklahoma-based firm that connects information technology, financial, administrative and engineering professionals with talent-driven organizations.
buyer parent: Lake Capital
buyer: Addison Search
Addison Professional Search is a specialized staffing firm that provides highly qualified personnel, on both a temporary project and permanent placement basis, primarily in the areas of finance and accounting, information technology and clerical services. "
target: Addison Group
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.
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announced 7/20/2011 via PR Newswire

Randstad Holding NV, will acquire SFN Group, Inc.

synopsis: SFN Group, Inc announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Randstad Holding nv, a leading global provider of HR services. SFN Group, Inc. is a strategic workforce solutions company. It has sourced, screened and placed millions of individuals in temporary, temp-to-hire and full-time jobs for more than 65 years.
buyer: Randstad Holding NV (ENXTAM:RAND:$24,635.00)
Randstad Holding nv provides various staffing and human resources service primarily in Europe and North America. The company’s services include temporary and contract staffing, recruitment and selection, training, and reintegration and outplacement of personnel in various sectors. "
target: SFN Group, Inc.
SFN Group, Inc. is a strategic workforce solutions company that provides professional services and general staffing to help businesses more effectively source, deploy and manage people and the work they do.
price ($mm)[EV]
$686 [$683]
rev ($mm)
$2,089
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$71
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0.4x
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10.3x
announced 6/18/2010 via BusinessWire

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., will acquire Intelligence Ltd

synopsis: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (together with its affiliates, "KKR") and Usen Corp. ("Usen"), the Tokyo-based cable broadcaster and media content provider, announced the signing of a definitive agreement whereby KKR will acquire Intelligence Ltd. ("Intelligence"), the recruitment services subsidiary of Usen, for 32.5 billion JPY.
buyer: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR:$16,236.15)
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. is an investment firm that makes a wide variety of private equity investments on behalf of itself and its investors. KKR has completed more than 100 transactions involving over $100 billion of total financing. KKR has offices in New York, Menlo Park and London. "
target parent: Usen Corporation
target: Intelligence Ltd
Intelligence, Ltd. provides human resources services in Japan. Its activities are classified into Recruitment Consulting Services, Clerical Staffing Services, Professional Services, OPPO Part-Time Employment Information Services, and Other Services segments.
price ($mm)
$358
rev ($mm)
$700
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0.5x
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closed 6/2/2010 via PR Newswire

General Employment Enterprises, Inc., acquired On-Site Services, Inc.

synopsis: General Employment Enterprises, Inc. announced the completion of its acquisition, through a subsidiary, of certain assets of On-Site Services, Inc. On-Site is a temporary staffing and payroll services company.
buyer: General Employment Enterprises, Inc. (JOB:$43.39)
General Employment has been in the business of finding career opportunities for people and people for career opportunities for over 100 years. The Company’s recruiters have specialize in placing Information Technology, Engineering, and Accounting professionals. "
target: On-Site Services, Inc.
On-Site Services, Inc. is a labor and human resource solutions company that provides temporary staffing, human resources, payroll outsourcing, labor and employment consulting and workforce solutions services.
price ($mm)
$1.18
rev ($mm)
$11
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0.2x
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closed 3/11/2009 via BNC Analysis

EMTA Holdings, Inc., acquired Easy Staffing Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: EMTA Holdings, Inc., through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Lumea, Inc., acquired substantially all of the assets of Easy Staffing Solutions, Inc. under the terms of a previously announced asset purchase agreement.
buyer: EMTA Holdings, Inc. (GNPG:$0.00)
EMTA Corporation acquired the assets and intellectual property of Alaco, Inc. and engages in the research, development, manufacture, and distribution of gasoline, oil, and diesel additives for engines and other transportation-related fluids and industrial lubricants. "
target: Easy Staffing Solutions, Inc.
Easy Staffing Solutions, Inc. provides staffing, temporary staffing, and related services.
price ($mm)[EV]
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closed 8/7/2008 via BusinessWire

Intellecor, acquired GRL Search Solutions

synopsis: Intellecor, a global human capital management firm helping corporations and government agencies in more than 32 countries attract, recruit, develop and retain top talent, has completed its acquisition of Phoenix based GRL Search Solutions.
buyer: Intellecor
Intellecor is a global human capital management firm dedicated to helping companies attract, recruit, develop and retain top talent. The company’s solutions encompass both development and implementation of strategies necessary to guarantee victory in the race for talent. "
target: GRL Search Solutions
GRL Search Solutions is a Phoenix based world-renowned job search and selection expert.
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announced 7/11/2008 via Market Wire

Kelly Services, Inc., will purchase Portuguese Subsidiaries from Randstad Holding NV

synopsis: Kelly Services, Inc., a global human resources solutions provider, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire all of the shares of the Portuguese subsidiaries of Randstad Holding N.V., Randstad - Empresa de Trabalho Temporário, Unipessoal, Lda and Randstad - Gestão de Processos, Lda.
buyer: Kelly Services, Inc. (KELYA:$4,516.00)
Kelly Services, Inc. offers staffing solutions that include temporary staffing services, staff leasing, outsourcing, vendor on-site and full-time placement. Kelly operates in 30 countries and territories. Kelly provides employment to more than 700,000 employees annually. "
seller: Randstad Holding NV (ENXTAM:RAND:$24,635.00)
Randstad Holding nv provides various staffing and human resources service primarily in Europe and North America. The company’s services include temporary and contract staffing, recruitment and selection, training, and reintegration and outplacement of personnel in various sectors.
price ($mm)
$21
rev ($mm)
$75
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0.3x
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closed 4/22/2008 via BusinessWire

Addison Professional Search, acquired HireSynergy

synopsis: Addison Professional Search, a rapidly-growing specialty staffing firm focused on providing top-quality contract and direct hire personnel for finance and accounting, information technology and administrative positions acquired HireSynergy, an executive search firm specializing in placing professionals in accounting, finance, and IT positions.
buyer: Addison Professional Search
Addison Professional Search is a specialized staffing firm that provides highly qualified personnel, on both a temporary project and permanent placement basis, primarily in the areas of finance and accounting, information technology and clerical services. "
target: HireSynergy
HireSynergy is a Houston-based Executive Search Firm that specializes in placing Accounting, Finance, and IT Professionals into rewarding positions with local employers. HireSynergy also offers consulting expertise in the hiring, selection and retention of high performance teams.
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closed 11/20/2007 via BusinessWire

Staffing Now, Inc., acquired Certes Financial Pros

synopsis: Gryphon Investors, a San Francisco-based private equity firm, announced that portfolio company Staffing Now completed the acquisition of Certes Financial Pros, a leading provider of high-end finance and accounting staffing in the Minneapolis and St. Paul markets.
buyer parent: Gryphon Investors
buyer: Staffing Now, Inc.
Staffing Now is a leading provider of temporary and permanent high-end office clerical and finance and accounting staffing, primarily to small and medium-sized companies. "
target: Certes Financial Pros
Certes Financial Pros is a provider of senior level financial staffing to Twin Cities companies needing interim, project, and permanent placement support. Certes employees benefit from a unique culture, driven by a work-life balance-focused philosophy and a relationship-based business model.
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closed 9/17/2007 via BusinessWire

American Vantage Cos, acquired Candidates on Demand Group, Inc.

synopsis: American Vantage Companies today announced that it closed the acquisition of Candidates on Demand Group, Inc. a national recruiting and temporary placement firm headquartered in New York City. The acquisition of COD includes COD Consulting Services, Inc. and DealSplit, Inc.
buyer: American Vantage Cos (AVCS:$0.12)
American Vantage Companies provides online services to information technology professionals, companies and recruiters. The company flagship intends to be a resume and job posting database with advanced search capabilities with many value-added feature. The comapny has 17 subsidiaries. "
target: Candidates on Demand Group, Inc.
Candidates on Demand Group, Inc. is a national recruiting and temporary placement firm headquartered in New York City. They are also the parent to two wholy owned subsidieries, COD Consulting Services, Inc. and DealSplit, Inc.
price ($mm)
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$11
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$1
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0.0x
closed 7/6/2007 via PR Newswire

WMG Capital, acquired The Johnsson Group

synopsis: WMG Capital, a unit of Waterstone Group Holdings, LLC announces the acquisition of The Johnsson Group Inc., a professional consulting and interim staffing firm. The seller is Altran Technologies, S.A. Terms were not disclosed.
buyer parent: Waterstone Management Group, LLC.
buyer: WMG Capital
WMG Capital is the private investing arm of Waterstone Group Holdings, LLC. The firm sources, invests in and transforms businesses in partnerships with sellers, management and co-investors. The team is composed of industry executives with significant operating and transaction experience. "
target: The Johnsson Group
The Johnsson Group Inc. is a professional consulting and interim staffing firm focused on finance and accounting services. The group serves Fortune 500 clients with finance and accounting consulting services focusing on three major service areas.
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closed 11/11/2005 via BusinessWire

Temporary Financial Services, Inc., acquired Command Staffing, LLC

synopsis: Temporary Financial Services, Inc. has completed the acquisition of Command Staffing, LLC and Harborview Software, Inc. and at the same time has entered into an Asset Purchase Agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of entities which own and operate 70 staffing offices doing business as Command Center.
buyer: Temporary Financial Services, Inc. (OTCPK:CCNI:$97.47)
Prior to December 2004, the company was engaged in purchasing real estate contracts receivable for its own account; financing the purchase of real estate contracts receivable through an affiliated business; and financing and other services for the temporary employment services industry. "
target: Command Staffing, LLC (NasdaqCM:CCNI:$97.47)
Command Staffing is an emerging provider of temporary staffing solutions. Command Staffing, LLC was formed in 2002 as the obvious 'next step' for an exceptional team of labor/staffing service professionals. The first storefronts were open for business in the state of Arizona.
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closed 3/29/2012 via BNC Analysis

CVC Capital Partners, purchased Japanese Operations from Advantage Resourcing

synopsis: US buyout firm Cerberus Capital Management has sold the Japanese operations of an employment agency to private equity firm CVC Capital Partners for an undisclosed amount. The business, Advantage Resourcing, has been renamed Prompt Holdings.
buyer: CVC Capital Partners
CVC Capital Partners is one of the world's leading private equity and investment advisory firms, with a network of 20 offices and some 250 employees throughout Europe, Asia and the United States. "
seller parent: Cerberus Capital Management, L.P.
seller: Advantage Resourcing
Advantage Resourcing provides workforce recruiting and placement around the world – leveraging local knowledge to perfectly align qualified people with appropriate employment opportunities.
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closed 1/4/2012 via BusinessWire

Recruit Co., Ltd, purchased U.S. and Netherlands Operations from Advantage Resourcing

synopsis: Recruit Co., Ltd. has acquired, from affiliates of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P., 100% ownership of U.S.-based Advantage Resourcing America, Inc. and Netherlands-based Advantage Resourcing Europe B.V. Advantage Resourcing provides workforce recruiting and placement around the world.
buyer: Recruit Co., Ltd (TSE:6098:$22,669.40)
Recruit Co., Ltd. is engaged in providing staffing services in Japan through Recruit Staffing Co., Ltd. and Staff Service Holdings Co., Ltd. The company also operates two U.S. staffing businesses through The CSI Companies, Inc. and Staffmark Holdings, Inc. "
seller parent: Cerberus Capital Management, L.P.
seller: Advantage Resourcing
Advantage Resourcing provides workforce recruiting and placement around the world – leveraging local knowledge to perfectly align qualified people with appropriate employment opportunities.
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$410
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closed 9/7/2022 via BNC Analysis

Uala S.r.l. merged with Treatwell Limited,

synopsis: Uala has merged with Treatwell, the leading European online marketplace for booking hair and beauty appointments. Uala is an online booking platform in Italy that connects people to beauty and wellness professionals. Their platform allows users to find and book various services, including haircuts, manicures, massages, beard trimming, and more.
buyer parent: Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd.
buyer: Treatwell Limited
Treatwell is the leading European online marketplace for booking hair and beauty appointments. Treatwell provides a better way for salons to connect with their clients. Their platform allows users to find and book appointments with local salons that best fit their needs. "
target: Uala S.r.l.
Uala is an online beauty booking platform in Italy. Uala provides people with an easier way to connect to beauty and wellness professionals. Their platform allows users to find and book various services, including haircuts, manicures, massages, hair removal, beard trimming, and more.
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closed 5/18/2022 via BNC Analysis

Treatwell Limited, acquired Wavy France

synopsis: Treatwell, the leading European online marketplace for booking hair and beauty appointments, has acquired Wavy, an innovative cash register app for hair and beauty salons in France. Wavy enables salons to better manage their business. Their mobile app provides solutions for POS, accounting, inventory management, CRM, scheduling, and more.
buyer parent: Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd.
buyer: Treatwell Limited
Treatwell is the leading European online marketplace for booking hair and beauty appointments. Treatwell provides a better way for salons to connect with their clients. Their platform allows users to find and book appointments with local salons that best fit their needs. "
target: Wavy France
Wavy is an innovative cash register app for hair and beauty salons in France. Wavy enables salons to simplify checkouts and better manage their business. Their mobile app provides solutions for POS, accounting, inventory management, CRM, scheduling, and more.
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announced 8/5/2020 via Company Press Release

Indeed, will acquire ZAPinfo

synopsis: Indeed, the world’s #1 job site, has signed an agreement to acquire the assets of ZapInfo, an information automation and productivity tool that helps recruiters and sales pro's to be 5x more productive by helping them capture, enrich, and share data easily across the web and any web based applications.
buyer parent: Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd.
buyer: Indeed
Indeed is the #1 job site in the world and allows job seekers to search millions of jobs on the web or mobile in over 60 countries and 28 languages. Over 250 million people each month search for jobs, post CVs, and research companies on Indeed, and Indeed is the #1 source of external hires. "
target: ZAPinfo
ZAPinfo is an information automation and productivity tool that helps recruiters and sales pro's to be 5x more productive by helping them capture, enrich, and share data easily across the web and any web based applications.
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announced 7/17/2019 via Company Press Release

Indeed, will acquire ClickIQ

synopsis: Indeed, the world’s #1 job site, will acquire ClickIQ, an automated job advertising technology platform in the UK. ClickIQ uses the latest AI and programmatic technology to manage, track and optimise the performance of recruitment advertising in real time.
buyer parent: Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd.
buyer: Indeed
Indeed is the #1 job site in the world and allows job seekers to search millions of jobs on the web or mobile in over 60 countries and 28 languages. Over 250 million people each month search for jobs, post CVs, and research companies on Indeed, and Indeed is the #1 source of external hires. "
target: ClickIQ
ClickIQ is an automated job advertising platform in the UK. ClickIQ uses the latest AI and programmatic technology to manage, track and optimise the performance of recruitment advertising in real time. ClickIQ enables businesses to reach the best candidates in the most cost-effective way.
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announced 5/30/2019 via Company Press Release

Indeed, will acquire Syft Online Limited

synopsis: Indeed will acquire Syft, a recruiting platform for the hospitality, event and light industrial sectors in the UK. Syft’s proprietary technology provides a recruitment solution and shift management tool for part-time and flexible work, connecting and matching qualified and vetted jobseekers with available shifts through its desktop and mobile app.
buyer parent: Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd.
buyer: Indeed
Indeed is the #1 job site in the world and allows job seekers to search millions of jobs on the web or mobile in over 60 countries and 28 languages. Over 250 million people each month search for jobs, post CVs, and research companies on Indeed, and Indeed is the #1 source of external hires. "
target: Syft Online Limited
Syft is a UK recruiting platform for hospitality and industrial businesses to hire flexible and part-time staff. Syft connects and matches qualified and vetted jobseekers through its desktop and mobile app. Jobseekers also enjoy employee benefits such as pensions, holiday pay and sick pay, and more.
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closed 5/25/2018 via BNC Analysis

Indeed, acquired Resume.com Inc.

synopsis: Jobs website Indeed acquired Resume.com, an online service for creating personalized résumés. Founded in 2014, Resume.com provides tools to help job seekers build and customize résumés. More than 3.5 million job seekers currently use the Resume.com site, creating more than 40,000 résumés weekly.
buyer parent: Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd.
buyer: Indeed
Indeed is the #1 job site worldwide, with over 200 million unique visitors per month. Indeed is available in more than 60 countries and 28 languages. Since 2004, Indeed has given job seekers free access to millions of jobs from thousands of company websites and job boards. "
target: Resume.com Inc.
Resume.com is an online service for creating personalized résumés. Founded in 2014, Resume.com provides tools to help job seekers build and customize résumés. More than 3.5 million job seekers currently use the Resume.com site, creating more than 40,000 résumés weekly.
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closed 6/21/2018 via PR Newswire

Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd., acquired Glassdoor, Inc.

synopsis: Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd., a leading Japanese-based HR company, announced it has completed its acquisition of Glassdoor, a leading job and recruiting company well known for providing greater workplace transparency. Glassdoor helps people find the latest jobs combined with insights into jobs and companies.
buyer: Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd. (TSE:6098:$22,669.40)
Founded in 1960, the Recruit Group started as a business focused on recruitment advertising that targeted university students. In April 2016, they organized into three new strategic business units (SBU): Global Online HR, Media & Solutions, and Global Staffing. "
target: Glassdoor, Inc.
Glassdoor is the world's most transparent jobs and recruiting marketplace that is changing how people search for jobs and how companies recruit top talent. Glassdoor combines job listings with anonymous reviews, ratings and salary data to help people find a job and company they love.
price ($mm)
$1,200
rev ($mm)
$171
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EV / rev
7.0x
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announced 4/4/2018 via BusinessWire

Indeed, will acquire Workopolis

synopsis: Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. announced that it will acquire the website and assets of Canadian job site, Workopolis.com, through one of its group companies, Indeed, the world’s number one job site.
buyer parent: Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd.
buyer: Indeed
Indeed is the #1 job site worldwide, with over 200 million unique visitors per month. Indeed is available in more than 60 countries and 28 languages. Since 2004, Indeed has given job seekers free access to millions of jobs from thousands of company websites and job boards. "
target: Workopolis
Workopolis is a Canadian website specializing in online job searching. Headquartered in Toronto, Workopolis has offices in eight Canadian cities including Montreal, Ottawa, Calgary and Vancouver and provides its services in both English and French.
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closed 8/4/2017 via BusinessWire

Indeed, acquired Interviewed

synopsis: Indeed, the world’s number one job site, announced it has acquired Interviewed, an HR technology company that makes it faster and easier for employers to identify and evaluate candidates.
buyer parent: Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd.
buyer: Indeed
Indeed is the #1 job site worldwide, with over 200 million unique visitors per month. Indeed is available in more than 60 countries and 28 languages. Since 2004, Indeed has given job seekers free access to millions of jobs from thousands of company websites and job boards. "
target: Interviewed
Founded in 2015, Interviewed is an industry leader in job assessment tools. It helps employers efficiently identify top talent through a series of online assessments.
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closed 6/14/2017 via Company Press Release

Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd., acquired TrustYou GmbH

synopsis: Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd has announced the acquisition of TrustYou, the world’s largest guest feedback platform, with the goal to further invest in the international hospitality and travel market. This marks a major milestone for TrustYou and results in increased opportunities for growth across the globe.
buyer: Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd. (TSE:6098:$22,669.40)
Founded in 1960, the Recruit Group started as a business focused on recruitment advertising that targeted university students. In April 2016, they organized into three new strategic business units (SBU): Global Online HR, Media & Solutions, and Global Staffing. "
target: TrustYou GmbH
TrustYou, the world’s largest guest feedback platform, provides hotels with insights to improve their guest experience and market to future guests. Guest feedback informs 95% of booking decisions, & TrustYou’s guest feedback platform incorporates hundreds of millions of hotel reviews, surveys, etc.
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announced 7/27/2016 via Company Press Release

Yuko Yuko Holdings Inc., will acquire Yuko Yuko Corporation

synopsis: Recruit Holdings announced that it will transfer all shares of its wholly owned subsidiary Yuko Yuko Corporation to Yuko Yuko Holdings Inc. in which Unison Capital, Inc., Fukuoka Capital Partners Co., Ltd. and Shizuoka Capital Co., Ltd., as well as Dentsu Inc. plan to jointly invest. Yuko Yuko Corporation publishes travel information magazines.
buyer: Yuko Yuko Holdings Inc.
Yuko Yuko Holdings Inc. is a holding company formed for the acquisition and holding of Yuko Yuko shares, in which funds and other entities operated by each of Unison Capital, Inc., Fukuoka Capital Partners Co., Ltd. and Shizuoka Capital Co., Ltd., as well as Dentsu Inc. plan to jointly invest. "
target parent: Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd.
target: Yuko Yuko Corporation
Yuko Yuko Corporation publishes travel information magazines. The company was founded in 2000 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.
price ($mm)
$190
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announced 5/1/2015 via

Recruit Co., Ltd, will acquire Wahanda

synopsis: Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. has announced that it has decided to acquire shares in Hotspring Ventures Limited, operator of "Wahanda," an European online hair and beauty marketplace, and to make it a subsidiary of Recruit Holdings.
buyer: Recruit Co., Ltd (TSE:6098:$22,669.40)
Recruit Co. is a leading human resources and information services company. HR services include temporary staffing, permanent placement, recruitment advertising, consulting, assessment and training. Based in Japan, Recruit has more than 22,000 employees and operates in Asia and North America. "
target: Wahanda
Wahanda is the online home for health, beauty and wellness, with comprehensive listings of spas, salons and health centres across the globe at its very foundations. Users will also find expert tips and advice, with everything they need to know about treatments, trends and therapies.
price ($mm)
$170*
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
27.9x
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/5/2015 via Company Press Release

Recruit Co., Ltd, will acquire Quandoo GmbH

synopsis: Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. announced that is has decided to acquire a majority stake of total outstanding shares in Quandoo GmbH, an online restaurant reservation service provider operating mainly in Germany and other countries in the EU. Restaurateurs are equipped with an industry-leading modular commerce platform.
buyer: Recruit Co., Ltd (TSE:6098:$22,669.40)
Recruit Co. is a leading human resources and information services company. HR services include temporary staffing, permanent placement, recruitment advertising, consulting, assessment and training. Based in Japan, Recruit has more than 22,000 employees and operates in Asia and North America. "
target: Quandoo GmbH
Quandoo is a real-time reservation platform for restaurants. Restaurateurs are equipped with an industry-leading modular commerce platform, including a reservation management system and a yield management tool that enables them to market free capacities to local diners.
price ($mm)
$219*
rev ($mm)
$5
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
45.4x
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/25/2012 via

Recruit Co., Ltd, will acquire Indeed

synopsis: Indeed announced that it will be acquired by Recruit Co. Ltd, a leading provider of integrated HR and information services based in Japan. The acquisition enables Indeed, the most visited job site in the world, to continue its rapid expansion while benefiting from Recruit’s reach and resources.
buyer: Recruit Co., Ltd (TSE:6098:$22,669.40)
Recruit Co. is a leading human resources and information services company. HR services include temporary staffing, permanent placement, recruitment advertising, consulting, assessment and training. "
target: Indeed
Job seekers can search millions of jobs on the web or mobile in over 50 countries. More than 80 million people each month search for jobs, post resumes, and research companies on Indeed, and Indeed is the #1 source of external hires for thousands of companies.
price ($mm)
$750
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closed 1/4/2012 via BusinessWire

Recruit Co., Ltd, purchased U.S. and Netherlands Operations from Advantage Resourcing

synopsis: Recruit Co., Ltd. has acquired, from affiliates of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P., 100% ownership of U.S.-based Advantage Resourcing America, Inc. and Netherlands-based Advantage Resourcing Europe B.V. Advantage Resourcing provides workforce recruiting and placement around the world.
buyer: Recruit Co., Ltd (TSE:6098:$22,669.40)
Recruit Co., Ltd. is engaged in providing staffing services in Japan through Recruit Staffing Co., Ltd. and Staff Service Holdings Co., Ltd. The company also operates two U.S. staffing businesses through The CSI Companies, Inc. and Staffmark Holdings, Inc. "
seller parent: Cerberus Capital Management, L.P.
seller: Advantage Resourcing
Advantage Resourcing provides workforce recruiting and placement around the world – leveraging local knowledge to perfectly align qualified people with appropriate employment opportunities.
price ($mm)
$410
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announced 10/17/2011 via PR Newswire

Recruit CO., Ltd, will acquire Staffmark Holdings, Inc.

synopsis: Compass Diversified Holdings, an owner of leading middle market businesses, announced that it has simultaneously entered into a definitive agreement to sell and consummated the sale of its majority owned subsidiary, Staffmark Holdings, Inc., to a subsidiary of Japan-based Recruit Co., Ltd.
buyer: Recruit CO., Ltd (TSE:6098:$22,669.40)
Recruit Co., Ltd. provides job information services through magazines, Internet, and mobile communications in Japan. The company offers human resources services, assistance with franchise and independent business opportunities and advice on changing jobs. "
target: Staffmark Holdings, Inc.
Staffmark Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides various staffing services to small and middle-market companies, local firms, and large corporations in the United States. It offers light industrial, clerical, and specialty staffing services.
price ($mm)[EV]
$295 [$348]
rev ($mm)
$1,032
EBITDA ($mm)
$36
EV / rev
0.3x
EV / EBITDA
9.7x
closed 1/4/2012 via BusinessWire

Recruit Co., Ltd, purchased U.S. and Netherlands Operations from Advantage Resourcing

synopsis: Recruit Co., Ltd. has acquired, from affiliates of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P., 100% ownership of U.S.-based Advantage Resourcing America, Inc. and Netherlands-based Advantage Resourcing Europe B.V. Advantage Resourcing provides workforce recruiting and placement around the world.
buyer: Recruit Co., Ltd (TSE:6098:$22,669.40)
Recruit Co., Ltd. is engaged in providing staffing services in Japan through Recruit Staffing Co., Ltd. and Staff Service Holdings Co., Ltd. The company also operates two U.S. staffing businesses through The CSI Companies, Inc. and Staffmark Holdings, Inc. "
seller parent: Cerberus Capital Management, L.P.
seller: Advantage Resourcing
Advantage Resourcing provides workforce recruiting and placement around the world – leveraging local knowledge to perfectly align qualified people with appropriate employment opportunities.
price ($mm)
$410
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/7/2022 via BNC Analysis

S.i. Systems, acquired xiBOSS Corporation

synopsis: S.i. Systems ULC, Canada's largest information technology staffing company, has completed the acquisition of xiBOSS Corporation, a national IT staffing company headquartered in Toronto, Ontario. xiBOSS provides full-service staffing support to business enterprises small to multinational.
buyer: S.i. Systems
S.i. Systems is one of Canada's largest IT staffing companies. S.i. Systems created MatchGuide, a proprietary web-based match-making solution to provide precision contract and permanent placements for IT and Corporate professionals. "
target: xiBOSS Corporation
xiBOSS is a staffing firm with 15 core team members focused on servicing clients across Canada. Founded in 2002, xiBOSS has a long history of providing clients with top-notch IT professionals to fulfill their team and project needs, in Canada and in 29 countries around the world.
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announced 8/29/2022 via BusinessWire

Digital Intelligence Systems Corporation, will acquire MAKE Corporation

synopsis: Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS), a global talent gap solutions firm, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of MAKE Corporation, a leading, full-service professional and IT recruiting firm.
buyer: Digital Intelligence Systems Corporation
Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS) is a global managed services and staffing firm with over 70 offices worldwide. "
target: MAKE Corporation
MAKE Corporation, a woman-owned business, is a full-service professional and IT recruiting firm in Chicago, IL and Dallas, TX.
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closed 8/24/2022 via BNC Analysis

Focus Cloud, acquired Cognitive Group Ltd

synopsis: Focus Cloud, a global specialist Workday recruitment firm, has acquired Cognitive Group, a specialist Microsoft recruitment firm in the UK. Cognitive Group helps clients to de-risk their Microsoft project deliveries by providing them with skilled Microsoft professionals. They offer talent for Dynamics 365, Microsoft 365, Azure, and Power Platform.
buyer: Focus Cloud
Focus Cloud is a global specialist Workday recruitment firm. Focus Cloud provides permanent and contract recruitment solutions to help their clients save time and money on their Workday projects. They offer professional talent for Workday HCM and Workday Financials. "
target: Cognitive Group Ltd
Cognitive Group is a specialist Microsoft recruitment firm in the UK. Cognitive Group helps clients to de-risk their Microsoft project deliveries by providing them with skilled Microsoft professionals. They offer skilled talent for Dynamics 365, Microsoft 365, Azure, and Power Platform.
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closed 8/24/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Hudson Global, Inc., acquired Hunt & Badge

synopsis: Hudson Global, Inc., a leading global total talent solutions company, announced the acquisition of Hunt & Badge Consulting Private Limited, an India-headquartered provider of recruitment services to customers operating in India.
buyer: Hudson Global, Inc. (HSON:$197.95)
Hudson Global, Inc. is a leading total talent solutions provider operating under the brand name Hudson RPO. They deliver innovative, customized recruitment outsourcing and total talent solutions to organizations worldwide. "
target: Hunt & Badge
Hunt & Badge is an India-headquartered provider of recruitment services to customers operating in India. Hunt & Badge partners with companies of all sizes, including well-known multinationals, across a variety of industries to meet their talent procurement needs.
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closed 8/17/2022 via BNC Analysis

Umani Group, acquired Runtime Group Belgium

synopsis: The Umani Group, a group recruitment and HR service companies in Belgium, has acquired Runtime Group Belgium, a provider of temporary recruitment services in Belgium. Runtime helps clients to quickly find temporary employees that perfectly fits their needs. They offer talent for medical, construction, marketing, engineering, catering, HR, and more.
buyer: Umani Group
The Umani Group is a group recruitment and HR service companies in Belgium. The Umani Group launches brands and companies to help people in work. Their brands offer services for staffing, temporary employment, payroll, housekeeping, and more. "
target: Runtime Group Belgium
Runtime is a provider of temporary recruitment services in Belgium. Runtime helps clients to quickly find temporary employees that perfectly fits their needs. They offer talent for medical, construction, marketing, engineering, maintenance, catering, painting, HR, and more.
price ($mm)
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closed 8/17/2022 via BNC Analysis

JobSquad Staffing Solutions, purchased Six branches from People Source Staffing Professionals

synopsis: JobsSquad Staffing Solutions, a Hoosier Investment LLC company, part of the JobsSquad Family of Workforce Solutions, has acquired six branches of People Source Staffing, a family-owned staffing firm. These six branches are in South Central markets, including Tulsa, Oklahoma; Monroe, Louisiana; and Jonesboro Arkansas area.
buyer: JobSquad Staffing Solutions
JobSquad is a tech-forward online staffing solution that simplifies how employers and job seekers connect. JobSquad supplements companies’ existing human resources departments and act as a portal for those who seek employment. "
seller: People Source Staffing Professionals
People Source is a family-owned staffing firm. The six branches in the South Central markets include Tulsa, Oklahoma; Monroe, Louisiana; and Jonesboro Arkansas area.
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closed 8/17/2022 via BusinessWire

Consulting Solutions International, acquired iBridge Solutions, LLC

synopsis: CSI IT, a technical recruiting and staffing organization, has acquired iBridge Solutions. iBridge has provided IT staffing services to Fortune 1000 clients in the St Louis market since 2000. The Company is well-respected for its ability to provide high-quality candidates that possess hard-to-find skillsets.
buyer parent: White Wolf Capital
buyer: Consulting Solutions International
CSI, a Consulting Solutions company, is a technical recruiting and staffing organization with a focus on delivering ERP, Oracle and IT technical resources to drive enterprise transformation initiatives. "
target: iBridge Solutions, LLC
iBridge has provided IT staffing services to Fortune 1000 clients in the St Louis market since 2000. The Company is well-respected for its ability to provide high-quality candidates that possess hard-to-find skillsets and to drive successful outcomes for its clients.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$15
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/11/2022 via BNC Analysis

I&I Group Public Company Limited, will acquire Lansing Business Systems

synopsis: I&I Group (iiG), a digital and technology consulting company in Thailand, will acquire a 51% stake in Lansing Business Systems (LBS), an IT consulting firm in Thailand. LBS focuses on assisting their clients by providing them with bespoke IT services. They offer services for IT outsourcing, IT staffing, IT securities, software development and more.
buyer: I&I Group Public Company Limited (SET:IIG:$19.46)
I&I Group (iiG) is a leading digital and technology consulting company in Thailand. iiG provides their clients with end-to-end solutions and professional services to help them create sustainable value. They offer services for business analytics, customer relations, cloud solutions, and more. "
target: Lansing Business Systems
Lansing Business Systems (LBS) is an IT consulting firm in Thailand. LBS focuses on assisting their clients by providing them with bespoke IT services. They offer services for IT outsourcing, IT staffing, IT securities, software development, performance testing, and more.
price ($mm)
$11*
rev ($mm)
$5
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
4.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/1/2022 via BusinessWire

Korn Ferry, acquired Infinity Consulting Solutions Inc.

synopsis: Korn Ferry, a global organizational consulting firm, announced that it has acquired Infinity Consulting Solutions, one of the nation’s leading staffing and recruiting companies specializing in connecting talented people to the businesses who need them.
buyer: Korn Ferry (KFY:$2,643.46)
Korn Ferry is a global organizational consulting firm. Korn Ferry works with clients to design their organizational structures, roles, and responsibilities.They help them hire the right people and advise them on how to reward, develop, and motivate their workforce. "
target: Infinity Consulting Solutions Inc.
Infinity Consulting Solutions is one of the nation’s leading staffing and recruiting companies specializing in connecting talented people to the businesses who need them.
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closed 7/27/2022 via PR Newswire

Job.com, acquired PrincetonOne

synopsis: Job.com, the data-driven, AI-powered recruitment platform, has acquired PrincetonOne, a New Jersey-based talent solutions provider with an emphasis on Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) and permanent recruitment services.
buyer: Job.com
Job.com is a digital recruitment company. Job.com uses technology and capabilities that shake up the market by bringing together a data-driven approach based on AI and machine learning with high-level human capital delivered solutions that are designed to attract and retain talent. "
target: PrincetonOne
PrincetonOne is a nationally recognized talent solutions provider helping companies grow through four unique divisions—Recruitment Process Outsourcing, Professional Search, Executive Search, and Contract Staffing.
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closed 7/27/2022 via PR Newswire

JobSquad Staffing Solutions, acquired Affinity Resources

synopsis: JobSquad Staffing Solutions has acquired Affinity Resources and Albion Staffing Solutions, joining formerly acquired Creative Staffing and Best Candidates. These four entities will consolidate and become JobSquad Staffing Solutions. Affinity Resources provides professional, technical and commercial staffing support to a variety of industries.
buyer: JobSquad Staffing Solutions
JobSquad is a tech-forward online staffing solution that simplifies how employers and job seekers connect. JobSquad supplements companies’ existing human resources departments and act as a portal for those who seek employment. "
target: Affinity Resources
Affinity Resources provides professional, technical and commercial staffing support to a variety of industries. Affinity Resources helps its customers achieve their long term and short term personnel goals by developing a game plan to reach those goals while reducing their costs.
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closed 7/27/2022 via PR Newswire

JobSquad Staffing Solutions, acquired Albion Staffing Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: JobSquad Staffing Solutions has acquired Affinity Resources and Albion Staffing Solutions, and will merge the companies with Creative Staffing and Best Candidates. Albion Staffing Solutions is an industry leader in supplying the highest caliber of personnel in temporary, temp-to-hire and direct hire positions.
buyer: JobSquad Staffing Solutions
JobSquad is a tech-forward online staffing solution that simplifies how employers and job seekers connect. JobSquad supplements companies’ existing human resources departments and act as a portal for those who seek employment. "
target parent: Albion Group of Companies
target: Albion Staffing Solutions, Inc.
Albion Staffing Solutions is an industry leader in supplying the highest caliber of personnel in temporary, temp-to-hire and direct hire positions. Since 1990, Albion Staffing has committed to working with the best qualified talent available and matching them with like-minded organizations.
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closed 7/27/2022 via Company Press Release

Ascend Staffing, acquired Star 1 Personnel, LLC

synopsis: Ascend Staffing has acquired Star 1 Personnel, one of the largest staffing and recruiting firms in Las Vegas. Ascend Staffing was founded in 1969, with a focus to help growing companies meet their staffing needs. Ascend specializes in providing staffing solutions in the light industrial, warehousing, non-clinical hospital, and clerical industries.
buyer: Ascend Staffing
Ascend Staffing specializes in providing staffing solutions in the light industrial, warehousing, non-clinical hospital, and clerical industries. Ascend Staffing is committed to providing its employees the opportunity to work for trusted and respected local companies. "
target: Star 1 Personnel, LLC
Star 1 Personnel was founded in 2008 and has become one of the largest staffing and recruiting firms in Las Vegas. The firm focuses on identifying and recruiting top talent for light industrial, agriculture, logistics, customer service, manufacturing and warehousing positions.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/21/2022 via BNC Analysis

Careerminds Group, Inc., acquired CareerCurve LLC

synopsis: Careerminds Group Inc., a leading provider of global outplacement services, announced today the acquisition of CareerCurve, LLC, a provider of outplacement and development-coaching services. CareerCurve provides high-quality, career-transition services with unlimited coaching support to employees impacted by layoffs.
buyer parent: Talent Inc.
buyer: Careerminds Group, Inc.
Careerminds was founded in 2008 as a contemporary provider of global outplacement services. Careerminds combines cutting-edge AI job search technology with personalized, one-on-one career coaching for all job levels across any geographic location around the world. "
target: CareerCurve LLC
CareerCurve, LLC is a Talent Solutions organization with global service capabilities, providing results-based versus time-limited programs in two key areas: career transition/outplacement and development coaching. CareerCurve solutions are executed within strong project management framework.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/20/2022 via BNC Analysis

Dulsco, acquired Parisima Talent Ltd

synopsis: Dulsco, the leading provider of integrated People and Environmental solutions, announced that it has acquired Parisima Talent Ltd, an award-winning, strategic talent acquisition business in UAE.
buyer: Dulsco
Dulsco is the leading provider of integrated People and Environmental solutions. Their people & managed solutions help bolster business productivity with people trained to add value and drive improved performance, streamlining processes and creating cost & operational efficiencies. "
target: Parisima Talent Ltd
Parisima is a strategic talent advisory and delivery business enabling clients to improve their performance through better talent acquisition.
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announced 7/18/2022 via PR Newswire

Further Global, will acquire Phaidon International

synopsis: Phaidon International, the professional services firm focused on identifying, sourcing and securing business critical talent to roles across more than 4,000 clients, has entered into an agreement to be acquired by a global investor consortium led by funds managed by Further Global, an employee-owned private equity firm.
buyer: Further Global
Further Global Capital Management is an employee-owned private equity firm that makes investments in businesses within the business services and financial services industries. The firm seeks out situations in which its extensive network, operational expertise and capital can drive significant value."
target parent: Quilvest S.A.
target: Phaidon International
Phaidon International is the parent company of six specialist talent brands which solve people challenges worldwide. As a global recruitment firm, with 13 offices around the globe, Phaidon International plays a vital role in helping clients find talent to drive their businesses forward.
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closed 7/13/2022 via BNC Analysis

Sammons Recruitment Group, acquired On Track Recruitment Services

synopsis: The Sammons Recruitment Group, a family-owned recruitment consultancy in the UK, has acquired On Track Recruitment, an expert recruitment agency in the UK. On Track sources talented individuals and places them in suitable companies. Their areas of expertise include administration, customer services, HR, IT support, sales, and more.
buyer: Sammons Recruitment Group
The Sammons Recruitment Group is one of the longest established, family-owned recruitment consultancies in the UK. Sammons provides permanent, temporary and contract solutions across a variety of sectors, including professional services, legal, customer service, manufacturing, IT, and more. "
target: On Track Recruitment Services
On Track Recruitment is an expert recruitment agency in the UK. On Track focuses on sourcing and building relationships with talented individuals and introducing them to the most suitable companies. Their areas of expertise include administration, customer services, HR, IT support, sales, and more.
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closed 7/13/2022 via Company Press Release

The Intersect Group, acquired VincentBenjamin

synopsis: The Intersect Group, a technology, finance, and accounting staffing services company, has acquired Vincent Benjamin, a West Coast based staffing services firm focused in technology, finance, and accounting. With the acquisition, Vincent Benjamin brings more than 100 active customers and 400+ consultants to The Intersect Group.
buyer: The Intersect Group
The Intersect Group is a staffing services company with a hyper-focus in technology, finance, and accounting. They deliver expertise and targeted recruiting, resulting in better-qualified candidate matches. "
target: VincentBenjamin
VincentBenjamin is a specialized recruitment and consulting firm. Its core business is to provide contingency search and contract placement services for employers while assisting candidates in accounting, finance, information technology, and software development fields.
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closed 7/6/2022 via PR Newswire

Tandym, acquired Metro Systems

synopsis: Tandym Group, a leading national recruitment, contract staffing, consulting, and workforce solutions company, has acquired Metro Systems, Inc., a Virginia-based technology staffing firm. Metro Systems provides nationwide technology staffing and direct hire services to clients spanning a broad range of end markets.
buyer parent: Mill Rock Capital
buyer: Tandym
Tandym Group is a leading national recruitment, contract staffing, consulting, and workforce solutions company with offices throughout the U.S. The company serves clients across a broad range of verticals, including healthcare, technology, life sciences, and professional services. "
target: Metro Systems
Metro Systems is a leading information technology staffing company. Metro provides IT staffing and direct hire services, working with companies in a variety of industries including financial services, e-Commerce, telecommunications and government services.
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Ticker: FFI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fortune Industries, Inc.
Fortune Industries, Inc.
Fortune Industries, Inc., is a professional employer organization (PEO) focused on small and medium-sized business clients in 47 states, providing human resource consulting and management, employee assessment, training, payroll services, and benefits administration.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$60.89
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.87
EBIT ($mm)
$2.34
Net Income ($mm)
$2.28
Employees
96
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Ticker: SWX:ADEN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Adecco Group
Adecco Group
The Adecco Group, based in Zurich, Switzerland, is the world’s leading provider of HR solutions. Adecco Group offers a wide variety of services, connecting around 700,000 associates with their clients every day.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$24,242.24
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,157.94
EBIT ($mm)
$1,008.76
Net Income ($mm)
$589.63
Employees
31000
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Ticker: BBSI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Barrett Business Services, Inc.
Barrett Business Services, Inc.
Barrett is a leading human resource management company. We provide a unique blend of services and are one of the few companies in our industry to combine staffing services and professional employer services ("PEO").
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$236.46
EBITDA ($mm)
($7.89)
EBIT ($mm)
($9.53)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
34725
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Ticker: TSE:4484
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lancers, Inc.
Lancers, Inc.
Lancers is Japan's largest freelance talent platform. Lancers matches companies with individuals who are looking for jobs online. The platform offers jobs in over 140 categories, including web development, system development, sales, design, translation, photography and more.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$34.16
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.06)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
154
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Ticker: TSTF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TeamStaff Inc.
TeamStaff serves clients and their employees throughout the United States as a full-service provider of payroll and medical staffing solutions. TeamStaff Rx provides medical allied health professionals and nurses to doctors' offices and medical facilities throughout the United States on a temporary
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$46.02
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.50
EBIT ($mm)
$0.39
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
45
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Ticker: IPCM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
IPC The Hospitalist Company
IPC The Hospitalist Company
IPC Healthcare, Inc. is a leading national acute hospitalist and post-acute provider group practice company. IPC Healthcare’s affiliated physicians and other clinical providers practice in over 400 hospitals and 1,200 post-acute care facilities.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$728.82
EBITDA ($mm)
$66.67
EBIT ($mm)
$60.78
Net Income ($mm)
$28.28
Employees
2841
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Ticker: ENXTPA:MALT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Malt
Malt
Based in Paris, Malt is a European marketplace where more than 320,000 freelance consultants put their skills and expertise at the service of companies looking for external talents to accelerate their projects. Malt has over 30,000 clients, including 36 CAC 40 companies.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$99.14
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.91
EBIT ($mm)
$3.12
Net Income ($mm)
$19.43
Employees
103
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Ticker: ENXTAM:RAND
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Randstad Holding NV
Randstad Holding NV
Randstad utilizes a technology-driven focus with a human touch to provide better staffing and business solutions to organizations around the world. Their team of experts match professionals with available career opportunities in a variety of fields.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$24,635.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,424.00
EBIT ($mm)
$1,045.00
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: TSE:6098
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Recruit Co., Ltd
Recruit Co., Ltd
Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd., a human resources services company, provides job advertisement, permanent placement, temporary staffing, outsourcing, employee recruitment, development, assignment, organization-related, and development-related services worldwide.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$22,669.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$3,438.67
EBIT ($mm)
$2,344.98
Net Income ($mm)
$1,699.45
Employees
49370
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Ticker: MAN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ManpowerGroup
ManpowerGroup
ManpowerGroup is the world's workforce expert, creating innovative workforce solutions for more than 65 years. As workforce experts, they connect more than 600,000 people to meaningful work across a wide range of skills and industries every day.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$19,654.10
EBITDA ($mm)
$836.10
EBIT ($mm)
$750.80
Net Income ($mm)
$443.70
Employees
27000
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Ticker: TSE:2181
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Persol Holdings
Persol Holdings
Based in Tokyo, PERSOL Group manages to solve issues of labors and employments through HR services by connecting job seekers and companies to hire. PERSOL Group has a variety of HR services, one of its advantages, to support each demand of job seekers.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$9,314.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$533.58
EBIT ($mm)
$364.97
Net Income ($mm)
$65.21
Employees
45179
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Ticker: LSE:HAS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hays plc
Hays is a leading global professional recruiting group. It is the expert at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide. They are the market leader in the UK and Asia Pacific and one of the market leaders in Continental Europe and Latin America.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$5,778.81
EBITDA ($mm)
$230.78
EBIT ($mm)
$216.32
Net Income ($mm)
$142.80
Employees
8237
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Ticker: RHI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Robert Half International, Inc.
Robert Half International, Inc.
Robert Half International Inc. is the world’s first and largest specialized staffing firm, providing professionals in the fields of accounting, technology, legal, creative, marketing and administration. The company has more than 400 consulting and staffing offices worldwide.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$5,342.30
EBITDA ($mm)
$508.14
EBIT ($mm)
$443.92
Net Income ($mm)
$324.70
Employees
16000
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Ticker: KELYA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kelly Services, Inc.
Kelly Services, Inc.
As a global leader in providing workforce solutions, Kelly Services, Inc. and its subsidiaries, offer a comprehensive array of outsourcing and consulting services as well as world-class staffing on a temporary, temporary-to-hire, and direct-hire basis.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$4,516.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$68.60
EBIT ($mm)
$44.40
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
7400
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Ticker: USG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
USG People
USG People is a specialized provider of employment services in Europe, focusing on the market segments general and specialist temporary employment, professional secondment and projects, HR services and customer care.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$2,904.38
EBITDA ($mm)
$141.82
EBIT ($mm)
$126.56
Net Income ($mm)
$7.14
Employees
54705
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Ticker: AIM:IPEL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Impellam Group plc
Impellam Group plc
Impellam Group is ranked by Staffing Industry Analysts as the 2nd largest staffing business in the UK and 12th worldwide. Impellam Group provides managed services and specialist staff across the UK, North America, Asia Pacific and mainland Europe.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$2,313.93
EBITDA ($mm)
$71.10
EBIT ($mm)
$64.65
Net Income ($mm)
$43.35
Employees
2700
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Ticker: SFN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SFN Group, Inc.
SFN Group, Inc.
SFN Group, Inc. is a strategic workforce solutions company that provides professional services and general staffing to help businesses more effectively source, deploy and manage people and the work they do.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$2,090.68
EBITDA ($mm)
$68.46
EBIT ($mm)
$43.12
Net Income ($mm)
$20.92
Employees
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Ticker: SFN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spherion Corporation
Spherion Corporation is a leading recruiting and staffing company that provides integrated solutions to meet the evolving needs of companies and job candidates. Spherion(R) has screened and placed millions of individuals in temporary, temp-to-hire and full-time jobs.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$1,710.88
EBITDA ($mm)
$13.46
EBIT ($mm)
$6.94
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
215000
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Ticker: TSE:2429
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
World Holdings Co., Ltd.
World Holdings Co., Ltd.
World Holdings is a Japanese company engaged in the human resources and education, information and telecommunications, and real estate businesses. Their human resources business offers staffing services for a variety of industries, including biotechnology, IT, manufacturing, and more.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$1,249.86
EBITDA ($mm)
$67.89
EBIT ($mm)
$60.45
Net Income ($mm)
$37.37
Employees
26701
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Ticker: LSE:STAF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Staffline Group PLC
The Staffline Group specialises in logistics, e-retail, manufacturing, driving, food processing and white collar recruitment. They provide and manage workforces and use training and business improvement techniques to ensure increased levels of efficiency to give their clients a commercial advantage.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$1,013.80
EBITDA ($mm)
$36.07
EBIT ($mm)
$16.68
Net Income ($mm)
$3.42
Employees
3294
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Ticker: TSE:6028
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TechnoPro Holdings, Inc.
TechnoPro Holdings, Inc.
TechnoPro is one of Japan’s largest technology-focused staffing and service companies. As an industry leader, TechnoPro provides full support for technical development and R&D to 1,400 companies including major corporations, universities and research organizations
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$1,007.22
EBITDA ($mm)
$100.44
EBIT ($mm)
$96.49
Net Income ($mm)
$73.25
Employees
15094
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Ticker: ENXTAM:BRNL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Brunel
Brunel
Brunel is a global provider of flexible workforce solutions and expertise. Brunel connects talented and experienced candidates to pioneering projects. They offer professionals for various fields, including engineering, aerospace, automotive, ICT, finance, legal, insurance & banking and oil & gas.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$950.78
EBITDA ($mm)
$37.29
EBIT ($mm)
$36.28
Net Income ($mm)
$27.42
Employees
9735
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