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closed 10/25/2021 via BNC Analysis

MCG Group Holdings Ltd, acquired Sixth Sense Training Limited

synopsis: East Kilbride, Scotland-based Sixth Sense has been acquired by Watford, UK-based MCG. Established in 2009, Sixth Sense is a national training provider of IT and digital apprenticeships, providing SVQ accredited courses to 140 learners through a direct contract with
buyer: MCG Group Holdings Ltd
MCG is a recruitment, consultancy and project-based solutions company within aerospace & aviation, construction, education, healthcare, and technology. The company works with, supplies and employs people both in the UK and internationally. "
target: Sixth Sense Training Limited
Based in Scotland, Sixth Sense is a national training provider of IT and digital apprenticeships, providing SVQ accredited courses to 140 learners through a direct contract with Skills Development Scotland.
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closed 11/3/2021 via Company Press Release

BPP Holdings Plc, acquired Estio

synopsis: BPP Education Group, the global leader in professional and vocational education, has acquired Estio Training, a specialist IT & digital apprenticeship provider in the UK. Estio is dedicated to empowering future tech talent. They offer courses for data technicians, network engineering, software development, data analysis, cyber security, and more.
buyer parent: TDR Capital
buyer: BPP Holdings Plc
Based in the UK, BPP provides education and training in law, business, finance, accountancy, banking, technology and nursing both through relationships with corporates and directly to consumers across test preparation, university, apprenticeship and professional development. "
target: Estio
Estio Training is a specialist IT & digital apprenticeship provider in the UK. Estio is dedicated to empowering future tech talent. They offer courses for data technicians, DevOps engineering, network engineering, software development, data analysis, cyber security, and more.
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announced 2/24/2021 via BNC Analysis

Ataa Educational Company, will acquire Arabian Education and Training Group

synopsis: Ataa Educational Company, an educational company in Saudi Arabia, will acquire the Arabian Education and Training Group Co. (AETG), a company in Saudi Arabia that provides training for English, IT, management, and soft-skills. AETG provides training services through their subsidiaries, which include Al manahij Schools, PeoplePlus KSA, and more.
buyer: Ataa Educational Company (SASE:4292:$84.39)
Ataa Educational Company is one of the largest educational companies in Saudi Arabia. Ataa Educational Company operates private schools in seven locations around the Riyadh area. Their schools provide high quality education services to over 26,000 students. "
target: Arabian Education and Training Group
The Arabian Education and Training Group (AETG) is a company in Saudi Arabia that provides training for English, IT, management, and soft-skills. AETG provides training services through their subsidiaries. Their companies include Al manahij Schools, PeoplePlus KSA, NABA, and more.
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closed 4/16/2018 via Bloomberg

Adecco Group, acquired General Assembly

synopsis: Adecco Group, which recruits both permanent and temporary employees for large businesses, is buying the digital retraining firm General Assembly. General Assembly, based in New York, runs 20 facilities around the world where it teaches employees subjects such as web development, user experience design, digital marketing and more.
buyer: Adecco Group (SWX:ADEN:$24,242.24)
The Adecco Group is the world’s leading provider of workforce solutions, transforming the world of work through talent and technology. Each year, The Adecco Group provides over 1 million people around the world with career opportunities, guidance and insights. "
target: General Assembly
General Assembly, which was founded in 2011 and is based in New York, runs 20 facilities around the world where it teaches employees subjects such as web development, user experience design, digital marketing and increasingly, data science and machine learning.
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$413
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closed 10/6/2016 via Company Press Release

Australian College of Training and Employment, acquired DDLS

synopsis: Australian vocational education provider, the Australian College of Training and Employment (ACTE) Group has acquired DDLS, Australia’s leading, trusted ICT training partner, as both organisations look to expand and strengthen their positions in the fast growing ICT industry.
buyer: Australian College of Training and Employment
The Australian College of Training and Employment (ACTE) was established in 2006 to provide every Australian with the opportunity to transform their life through education. "
target parent: Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation
target: DDLS
With over 20 years experience DDLS is the Australian leader in IT Technical Training, Certification and Professional Development, enabling their customers to successfully deploy technology, effectively manage processes and deliver quality service.
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closed 10/1/2014 via BusinessWire

Kuepa, acquired Cedumec

synopsis: Kuepa.com has acquired Cedumec, one of Latin America’s workforce development schools, which provides courses and other educational programs for adults in Mexico City. Cedumec provides training in computer science, computer assembly and repair, English language, and CENEVAL, a standardized test for adults who wish to validate high school studies.
buyer: Kuepa
Kuepa provides workforce development blended and online learning solutions to adults throughout Latin America. Through its proprietary platform and blended learning content, Kuepa has trained over 30,000 students since its founding three years ago. "
target: Cedumec
Cedumec is an institution with over 30 years of experience in providing quality education for adults. It provides training in computer science, computer assembly and repair, English language, and CENEVAL, a standardized test for adults who wish to validate high school studies.
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closed 7/31/2011 via BusinessWire

NH United, LLC, acquired United Training, Inc.

synopsis: NH United, LLC (previously known as NH Northeast), a technology training and education business, has acquired United Training, Inc., a consortium of independently owned and operated IT training centers from around North America. This acquisition integrates a major competitor with multiple key global customer relationships.
buyer parent: O2 Investment Partners, LLC
buyer: NH United, LLC
NH United, formerly NH Northeast, provides IT training, desktop applications, and business skills training for companies and individuals. Its technical training services include Cisco, Citrix, CompTIA, Intel, ITIL, Linux, Microsoft technical, Oracle, security, storage, and more. "
target: United Training, Inc.
United Training is a consortium of independently owned and operated Information Technology training centers from around North America. United Training's member companies are committed to training excellence, growing the IT marketplace, and the career development of each student.
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closed 1/5/2010 via Capital IQ

BC Partners, acquired ATI Enterprises, Inc.

synopsis: BC Partners has acquired ATI Holding Company. ATI operates vocational schools and training centers in Texas, Florida, Arizona and New Mexico.
buyer: BC Partners
BC Partners is a leading private equity firm that has played an active role in the development of the large buy-out market for 20 years. The firm operates as an integrated team through its offices in Europe and America. "
target parent: The Riverside Company
target: ATI Enterprises, Inc.
ATI offers specialized training to students in the automotive, IT, and healthcare industries. ATI Enterprises operates vocational schools and training centers in Texas, Florida, Arizona and New Mexico.
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announced 1/4/2007 via PR Newswire

China Education Alliance, Inc., will acquire Harbin Compass Vocational Training School

synopsis: China Education Alliance, Inc, one of China's leading e-learning and online education enterprises, reported that its subsidiary, Harbin Zhong He Education Training Center, reached an agreement to acquire all of the physical and intangible assets of Harbin Compass Vocational Training School.
buyer: China Education Alliance, Inc. (CEU:$46.27)
China Education Alliance, Inc.'s strategy is to provide high-quality online educational services including: exam preparation outside the centralized Key High Schools, vocational training for graduates and continued professional development training. "
target: Harbin Compass Vocational Training School
The Harbin Compass Vocational Training School (CVTS), is the exclusive educational training partner of Beida Qingniao APTECH IT Co., Ltd., within the Heilongjiang Province of China.
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closed 1/7/2016 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired ExitCertified

synopsis: Avnet, Inc., a company that accelerates the success of customers who build, sell and use technology globally by providing them with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products, services, and solutions, announced that it has acquired ExitCertified, a leading provider of certified IT training in North America.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), accelerates the success of customers who build, sell and use technology globally by providing them with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products, services and solutions. Avnet is a Fortune 500 company with revenues of $27.9 billion for the fiscal year 2015. "
target: ExitCertified
ExitCertified® was founded in 2001 and offers strategic training paths for the skills required to support today’s technologies while offering a broad curriculum of application focused courses for clients looking to implement new/upgraded business applications.
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closed 12/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

LABOT Inc., acquired QuelCode Co., Ltd.

synopsis: LABOT, a Japanese company that combines the power of finance and technology to create future education possibilities, has acquired QuelCode, Japan's first Income Share Agreements (ISAs) programming school. QuelCode aims to provide everyone the opportunity to learn IT technology and programming, regardless of their position or financial situation.
buyer: LABOT Inc.
LABOT is a Japanese company that combines the power of finance and technology to create future education possibilities. LABOT aims is to develop the first education business in Japan that employs Income Share Agreements (ISAs). "
target: QuelCode Co., Ltd.
QuelCode is Japan's first Income Share Agreements (ISAs) programming school. QuelCode aims to provide everyone the opportunity to learn IT technology and programming, regardless of their position or financial situation.
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announced 3/13/2019 via PR Newswire

Bridgepoint Education, Inc., will acquire FullStack Academy, Inc.

synopsis: Fullstack Academy, one of the longest-running and most successful technology bootcamps in the nation, has announced Bridgepoint Education, Inc., a provider of postsecondary education services, will acquire the school to accelerate access to technology education that will power the future.
buyer: Bridgepoint Education, Inc.
Bridgepoint Education (BPI) is a higher education company built upon innovation and a passion for learning. BPI is the parent company of and provides shared services for Ashford University and University of the Rockies. "
target: FullStack Academy, Inc.
Fullstack Academy is one of the longest-running and most successful technology bootcamps in the nation. It is the world's top ranked immersive software engineering school and is based in NYC and Chicago.
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closed 1/16/2019 via Company Press Release

Framgia Inc., acquired Groove Gear, Inc.

synopsis: Framgia, a Japanese IT company engaged in product development, has acquired Groove Gear, a programming training school in Japan. Groove Gear provides their students with employment opportunities and support. They offer a wide range of environments that allow students to learn in different ways.
buyer: Framgia Inc.
Framgia is a Japanese IT company engaged in product development. Framgia specializes in building web services, mobile apps, games and digital works for mainly Japanese clients. Framgia's agile development tools helps their clients to continuously improve and deliver quality software products. "
target: Groove Gear, Inc.
Groove Gear is a programming training school in Japan. Their curriculum allows beginners to learn practical skills within 3 months. Groove Gear provides their students with employment opportunities and support. They offer a wide range of environments that allow students to learn in different ways.
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closed 10/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

WeWork Management LLC, acquired The Flatiron School

synopsis: WeWork has acquired New York City-based Flatiron School, a popular coding education program founded in 2012. It offers accelerated mobile and web development courses at its Manhattan location and online. Classes cost between $12,000 and $15,000.
buyer: WeWork Management LLC
WeWork provides businesses with the space, community, and services they need. They transform buildings into beautiful, collaborative workspaces and provide infrastructure, services, events and tech so their members can focus on doing what they love. "
target: The Flatiron School
New York City-based Flatiron School is a popular coding education program founded in 2012. It offers accelerated mobile and web development courses at its Manhattan location and online. Classes cost between $12,000 and $15,000.
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closed 8/10/2016 via BNC Analysis

General Assembly, acquired Bitmaker

synopsis: As part of a move to expand from 15 to 25 campuses by end of year, US-based education-to-employment company General Assembly has announced its acquisition of Bitmaker, a Toronto-based coding bootcamp. Bitmaker empowers a community of makers and creators to build their future by delivering accelerated, market-driven technology education.
buyer: General Assembly
General Assembly transforms thinkers into creators through education and opportunities in technology, business, and design. They offer full-time immersive programs, long-form courses, and classes and workshops on the most relevant skills of the 21st century. "
target: Bitmaker
Bitmaker is Canada's leading tech skills accelerator. Bitmaker is empowering a community of makers and creators to build their future by delivering accelerated, market-driven technology education. Students learn through a mix of lectures, hands-on practice, pair programming and individual study.
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closed 5/4/2016 via BusinessWire

Capella Education Company, acquired DevMountain

synopsis: Capella Education Company announced that DevMountain, an industry-leading coding school, has become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Capella Education Company. DevMountain has a reputation of being the most accessible and impactful code school in the US.
buyer: Capella Education Company (CPLA:$439.69)
Founded in 1991, Capella Education Company is a national leader in online education and parent company of Capella University, a regionally accredited online university. Capella University offers online graduate degree programs in business, counseling, education, health administration, and much more."
target: DevMountain (CPLA:$430.01)
DevMountain has a reputation of being the most accessible and impactful code school in the country by bringing affordability to the highest quality, hands-on education in the software coding industry.
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closed 4/22/2016 via BusinessWire

Capella Education Company, acquired Hackbright Academy

synopsis: Capella Education Company announced that Hackbright Academy, the leading non-degree software engineering school for women, has become a wholly-owned, subsidiary of the Capella Education Company. Hackbright Academy will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Capella and maintain its current headquarters and management team based in San Francisco.
buyer: Capella Education Company (CPLA:$439.69)
Founded in 1991, Capella Education Company is a national leader in online education and parent company of Capella University, a regionally accredited online university. Capella University offers online graduate degree programs in business, counseling, education, health administration, and much more."
target: Hackbright Academy
Founded in 2012, Hackbright Academy is the leading engineering school for women, with the mission to close the U.S. skills gap and the gender gap in technology.
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closed 3/16/2016 via PR Newswire

FullStack Academy, Inc., acquired The Starter League

synopsis: Fullstack Academy, an industry leader in immersive coding education, has acquired Chicago-based coding school, The Starter League. The Starter League pioneered the field of intensive and immersive coding education.
buyer: FullStack Academy, Inc.
Fullstack Academy is an award-winning, immersive coding school based in New York City. Co-founders David Yang and Nimit Maru leveraged their experience at Yahoo, Gilt Groupe, and Bloomspot to create an elite program centered on fullstack JavaScript and emerging technologies. "
target: The Starter League
The Starter League was founded with the vision to build a type of hands-on coding school previously unheard of. They succeeded in creating a unique curriculum that has helped launch startups and businesses in more than 40 states and 15 countries, and over 1,500 tech careers worldwide.
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announced 4/6/2015 via BusinessWire

The Learning House, Inc., will acquire Software Craftsmanship Guild

synopsis: The Learning House, Inc., a leading cloud based technology provider of solutions that enable universities to thrive in today’s dynamic education landscape, will acquire the Software Craftsmanship Guild.Software Craftsmanship Guild is one of the nation’s top coding bootcamp providers for training the next generation of software developers.
buyer parent: Weld North LLC
buyer: The Learning House, Inc.
The Learning House, Inc. through its proprietary cloud based technology platform helps colleges and universities create, manage and grow high-quality online degree programs and courses. Learning House enables institutions to efficiently and affordably achieve their online education goals. "
target: Software Craftsmanship Guild
Software Craftsmanship Guild is a coding bootcamp located in Akron, Ohio that teaches people from around the world to become software developers in 12 weeks.
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closed 10/28/2020 via BNC Analysis

Magalu, acquired ComSchool

synopsis: Magazine Luiza (Magalu) announced the purchase of the ComSchool course platform, seeking to expand and strengthen the business capacity of the 32 thousand sellers registered in its marketplace. Founded in 2008, ComSchool offers around 200 courses in the areas of digital marketing, e-commerce and social networks.
buyer: Magalu (BOVESPA:MGLU3:$6,515.13)
Magazine Luiza (Magalu) is one of Brazil's largest retailers, operating through physical stores and website. Magalu operates over 880 stores and 9 distribution centers. Magalu also offers complementary products and financial services such as consumer credit, insurance and consortium. "
target: ComSchool
Based in Brazil, ComSchool is specialized in ecommerce, social media and digital marketing training programs. Their professors are book authors, C-Level, Agency owners, consultants and multinational companies directors. Comschool broadcasts their courses worldwide.
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closed 10/25/2021 via BNC Analysis

MCG Group Holdings Ltd, acquired Sixth Sense Training Limited

synopsis: East Kilbride, Scotland-based Sixth Sense has been acquired by Watford, UK-based MCG. Established in 2009, Sixth Sense is a national training provider of IT and digital apprenticeships, providing SVQ accredited courses to 140 learners through a direct contract with
buyer: MCG Group Holdings Ltd
MCG is a recruitment, consultancy and project-based solutions company within aerospace & aviation, construction, education, healthcare, and technology. The company works with, supplies and employs people both in the UK and internationally. "
target: Sixth Sense Training Limited
Based in Scotland, Sixth Sense is a national training provider of IT and digital apprenticeships, providing SVQ accredited courses to 140 learners through a direct contract with Skills Development Scotland.
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closed 10/25/2021 via BNC Analysis

MCG Group Holdings Ltd, acquired Sixth Sense Training Limited

synopsis: East Kilbride, Scotland-based Sixth Sense has been acquired by Watford, UK-based MCG. Established in 2009, Sixth Sense is a national training provider of IT and digital apprenticeships, providing SVQ accredited courses to 140 learners through a direct contract with
buyer: MCG Group Holdings Ltd
MCG is a recruitment, consultancy and project-based solutions company within aerospace & aviation, construction, education, healthcare, and technology. The company works with, supplies and employs people both in the UK and internationally. "
target: Sixth Sense Training Limited
Based in Scotland, Sixth Sense is a national training provider of IT and digital apprenticeships, providing SVQ accredited courses to 140 learners through a direct contract with Skills Development Scotland.
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closed 11/30/2021 via BNC Analysis

MethodHub, acquired S&R Professionals

synopsis: MethodHub Software, an IT Services company, has acquired S and R professionals, an Enterprise Application services company with proven SAP expertise and works niche clients in the Oil & Gas/Energy vertical. The acquisition will accelerate MethodHub’s expansion in the enterprise application business will add Energy to its portfolio.
buyer: MethodHub
Methodhub is a global IT services company that delivers software solutions and services for enterprise customers in financial, healthcare and retail domains. Cloud, data and AI/Machine Learning are the core areas of focus with operations in the US, Canada, India, and Thailand. "
target: S&R Professionals
S&R Professionals is a leading global consulting services company, offering a wide array of solutions customized for a range of key verticals and horizontals. The company's offerings include web development, software development, IT staffing and services, and IT offshore solutions.
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closed 11/18/2021 via BNC Analysis

Graphite Capital, acquired Opus Talent Solutions

synopsis: Bristol-headquartered recruitment company Opus Talent Solutions has been acquired by UK private equity firm Graphite Capital in an off-market management buy-out. The company’s mission is to be a global leader in niche and innovative talent solutions, partnering with clients across the entire talent lifecycle.
buyer: Graphite Capital
Graphite is a specialist provider of private equity finance to mid-market companies in the UK. Graphite has backed management teams in more than 100 companies across a wide range of sectors, delivering strong returns for its investors through all stages of the economic cycle. "
target: Opus Talent Solutions
Opus Talent Solutions is an end-to-end talent consultancy and recruitment firm launched in the UK in 2008. The company’s mission is to be a global leader in niche and innovative talent solutions, partnering with clients across the entire talent lifecycle.
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announced 11/10/2021 via PR Newswire

EmployBridge Inc, will acquire Hire Dynamics

synopsis: EmployBridge, a leading provider of technology-enabled, light industrial workforce solutions in the United States, will acquire Hire Dynamics, a top provider of light industrial workforce solutions in the Southeastern United States with more than $450 million in annualized revenues.
buyer parent: Apollo Global Management
buyer: EmployBridge Inc
EmployBridge is a leading provider value-added workforce solutions and job opportunities. The company puts more than 400,000 temporary associates to work annually across a network of over 365 offices in 48 states. "
target parent: MSouth Equity Partners
target: Hire Dynamics
Hire Dynamics is a top 1% U.S. staffing company headquartered in Atlanta. Hire Dynamics specializes in matching workers with jobs in manufacturing, contact centers, administrative support, and e-commerce/logistics at warehouses and distribution centers.
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closed 11/10/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Hudson Global, Inc., acquired Karani, LLC

synopsis: Hudson Global, Inc., a leading global total talent solutions company operating under the brand name Hudson RPO, has acquired Karani, LLC, a recruiting services provider. Karani partners with recruitment and staffing firms to assist with recruiting, sourcing, screening, onboarding, and other talent-related services across a variety of industries.
buyer: Hudson Global, Inc. (HSON:$99.91)
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: Karani, LLC
Karani is a recruiting services provider. Karani partners with recruitment and staffing firms to assist with recruiting, sourcing, screening, onboarding, and other talent-related services across a variety of industries.
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closed 11/3/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Vaco, acquired Bay State Search

synopsis: Vaco, a global talent solutions firm, has acquired Bay State Search, a Boston-based national talent acquisition and outsourcing firm. The experts at Bay State Search are committed to serving companies and professionals in the fields of accounting and finance, banking and financial services, IT, customer service, legal work and administration.
buyer parent: Olympus Partners
buyer: Vaco
Vaco delivers critical talent solutions to companies in the areas of consulting, project resources, executive search, direct hire and strategic staffing with expertise in numerous areas including accounting and finance, technology and operations. "
target: Bay State Search
Bay State Search is a Boston-based national talent acquisition and outsourcing firm. The experts at Bay State Search are committed to serving companies and professionals in the fields of accounting and finance, banking and financial services, IT, customer service, legal work and administration.
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closed 10/29/2021 via BusinessWire

Hire Dynamics, acquired The Daniel Group

synopsis: Hire Dynamics, a top 1% U.S. staffing company headquartered in Atlanta, is deepening its reach into dynamic Texas markets with the acquisition of The Daniel Group, a full-service staffing firm based in Houston. The move further strengthens Hire Dynamics’ ability to serve employers and talent through its 69 branches across the US.
buyer parent: MSouth Equity Partners
buyer: Hire Dynamics
Hire Dynamics is a top 1% U.S. staffing company headquartered in Atlanta. Hire Dynamics specializes in matching workers with jobs in manufacturing, contact centers, administrative support, and e-commerce/logistics at warehouses and distribution centers. "
target: The Daniel Group
The Daniel Group is a full-service staffing firm headquartered in Houston, Texas. The Daniel Group focuses on fulfilling people, helping businesses grow, and supporting its community by having its key management staff accessible and on-call 24/7, in every market.
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closed 10/27/2021 via BNC Analysis

Brightwater, acquired Vantage Resources

synopsis: Irish recruitment agency Brightwater has acquired Dublin-based Vantage Resources, an IT contracting and talent acquisition business founded in 2000 that primarily sources specialist IT professionals on medium to long term contracts to clients.
buyer: Brightwater
Based in Ireland, Brightwater Group specialises in the recruitment of professionals across professional services, technical services and executive for permanent, contract, temporary and interim management roles. "
target: Vantage Resources
Based in Ireland, Vantage Resources delivers IT services and staffing solutions that enable its customers to support their network systems and legacy applications while also delivering new and innovative technology solutions to support their businesses.
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announced 10/22/2021 via BNC Analysis

Korn Ferry, will acquire Lucas Group

synopsis: Korn Ferry, a global organizational consulting firm, is acquiring Lucas Group, an executive search and finance/accounting staffing provider based in Atlanta. Lucas Group was founded in 1970 and had ranked on SIA’s list of largest US staffing firms in 2020.
buyer: Korn Ferry (KFY:$2,051.34)
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 parent: H.I.G. Capital
target: Lucas Group
Lucas Group is North America's premier executive search firm. From small and mid-sized companies to Fortune 500 corporations, they assist Clients find transcendent, management talent; Candidates fully realize their career ambitions; and Associates find professional success.
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closed 10/22/2021 via PR Web

The Reserves Network, acquired Resource Staffing

synopsis: The Reserves Network, a leading staffing provider of office, industrial, professional and technical talent, has acquired Texas-based staffing firm Resource Staffing. Founded in 1989, Resource Staffing serves job seekers and customers in office administration, accounting, finance, real estate, customer care and non-clinical healthcare/medical.
buyer: The Reserves Network
The Reserves Network (TRN) is a leading provider of total staffing solutions, including temporary, temp-to-hire and direct hire placements. TRN employs more than 20,000 employees annually through its more than 40 operating locations in the Midwest, Northeast, Southeast and Southwest. "
target: Resource Staffing
Founded in 1989, Resource Staffing is a Texas-based professional staffing firm that serves job seekers and customers in office administration, accounting, finance, real estate, customer care, and non-clinical healthcare and medical.
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closed 10/20/2021 via Company Press Release

Hire Dynamics, acquired Select Staff

synopsis: Hire Dynamics, a leading commercial staffing company, has acquired Select Staff, a leading staffing company specializing in the placement of light industrial, office and clerical, and accounting and finance personnel. Select Staff provides temporary staffing services to help businesses find skilled talent and solve their business challenges.
buyer parent: MSouth Equity Partners
buyer: Hire Dynamics
Hire Dynamics is an industry-leading staffing and professional recruitment organization. Hire Dynamics specializing in contact centers, manufacturing facilities, logistics/e-commerce operations and office support, and serves over 1500 clients and offers work to more than 45,000 individuals annually."
target: Select Staff
Select Staff is a leading staffing company specializing in the placement of light industrial, office and clerical, and accounting and finance personnel. Select Staff provides temporary staffing services to help businesses find skilled talent and solve their business challenges.
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closed 9/29/2021 via Company Press Release

+OneX, acquired Code Maven

synopsis: +OneX, a new-age solutions and systems integrator based in South Africa, has acquired Code Maven, a software talent and development company in South Africa. Code Maven leases top-notch talent to companies. They offer talent for front-end development, back-end development, mobile development, UI design, and more.
buyer parent: Reunert Ltd.
buyer: +OneX
+OneX is a new-age Information Communication Technologies (ICT) business based in South Africa. The company's offerings include digital consulting, cloud migration and managed services, data services, security services, IT-as-a-Service, enterprise service management, and more. "
target: Code Maven
Code Maven is a software talent and development company in South Africa. Code Maven leases top-notch talent to companies, and takes care of everything else they don’t want to do. They offer talent for front-end development, back-end development, mobile development, UI design, and more.
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closed 9/29/2021 via Company Press Release

Ascend Staffing, acquired Riverside Staffing Services, Inc.

synopsis: Ascend Staffing has acquired Riverside Staffing Solutions, a staffing agency that specializes in placing highly skilled employees with the Quad Cities' leading companies. With this move, Ascend Staffing now operates an office in the city of Davenport, and three in total in the state of Iowa.
buyer: Ascend Staffing
Ascend Staffing specializes in staffing the light industrial, non-clinical hospital, warehousing, and clerical industries. Ascend Staffing is committed to providing its employees the opportunity to work for trusted and respected local companies. "
target: Riverside Staffing Services, Inc.
Riverside Staffing Services specializes in placing highly skilled employees with the Quad Cities' leading companies. Riverside has developed expertise in identifying the needs of its customers and then building a select pool of employees with the skills they need most.
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closed 9/15/2021 via BNC Analysis

K2 Partnering Solutions Ltd., acquired Marlin Green Ltd

synopsis: K2 Partnering Solutions, a UK-based IT staffing firm, announced the acquisition of Marlin Green, a UK-based IT staffing firm. Marlin Green has offices in London and Düsseldorf, Germany. The firm provides specialist pan-European contract IT recruitment solutions across SAP, Business Intelligence, and Big Data.
buyer: K2 Partnering Solutions Ltd.
K2 Partnering Solutions is a UK-based IT staffing firm. K2 Partnering Solutions was formed in 1997 to provide enterprise software consultants for projects around the world. K2 has 19 locations covering Europe, North America, South America and Asia Pacific. "
target: Marlin Green Ltd
Marlin Green has offices in London and Düsseldorf, Germany. The firm provides specialist pan-European contract IT recruitment solutions across SAP, Business Intelligence, and Big Data.
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closed 8/31/2021 via PR Newswire

Patreon, acquired Clear Talent LLC

synopsis: Patreon, a platform for creators of all kinds and their most passionate fans, has acquired Clear Talent, a tech recruiting firm. The acquisition of Clear Talent will allow Patreon to rapidly scale its talent acquisition efforts and build a best-in-class engineering, product, and design team.
buyer: Patreon
Patreon is a membership platform that connects creators and their most passionate fans. Spearheading the creator economy, Patreon's 200,000+ creators have connected with more than 7 million fans on Patreon and creators have earned more than $2 billion since the company's inception. "
target: Clear Talent LLC
Clear Talent is a tech recruiting firm focused on helping startups succeed as they grow. Clear Talent partners closely with company leaders, across both People and Tech teams, to understand their needs and goals to help build world class engineering, data, product, and design teams.
price ($mm)
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announced 8/25/2021 via PR Newswire

Experis, will acquire ettain group

synopsis: ManpowerGroup, the leading global workforce solutions company, will acquire ettain group, one of the largest privately-held IT resourcing and services providers in North America. ettain will become part of Experis, ManpowerGroup's global IT resourcing and services brand.
buyer parent: ManpowerGroup
buyer: Experis (CITP:$649.31)
Experis is the global leader in professional resourcing and project-based workforce solutions. They accelerate organizations'​ growth by intensely attracting, assessing, and placing specialized expertise in IT, Finance, and Engineering to deliver in-demand talent for mission-critical positions. "
target parent: Alvarez & Marsal
target: ettain group
ettain group is the Talent Solutions Company that delivers Recruitment Services and Managed Services in IT, Healthcare IT, and Digital Creative. From discovery to execution, ettain helps its customers successfully design, develop and deliver critical technology and business initiatives.
price ($mm)
$925
rev ($mm)
$724
EBITDA ($mm)
$75
EV / rev
1.3x
EV / EBITDA
12.3x
announced 8/6/2021 via BusinessWire

Keyot L.L.C. will be merged with ThreeBridge Solutions,

synopsis: ThreeBridge Solutions, a strategic provider of business and IT consulting solutions, and Keyot, a boutique consulting firm specializing in project delivery, workforce transformation and management consulting, announced that they have reached an agreement to merge.
buyer: ThreeBridge Solutions
ThreeBridge Solutions is a national provider of talent, training, and advice within their core solutions: Business Transformation, Enterprise Systems, Digital Innovation, Smart Data, and Crew, junior talent development. "
target: Keyot L.L.C.
Keyot is a boutique consulting firm specializing in project delivery, workforce transformation and management consulting. Keyot serves clients and consultants nationwide with offices in Minnesota, Iowa and North Carolina.
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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.
price ($mm)
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announced 7/28/2021 via BNC Analysis

Men at Work, will acquire InJob

synopsis: Men at Work (MAW), an Italian employment agency, will acquire InJob, an international job recruitment agency based in Italy. InJob offers permanent and temporary staffing services for clients in the machinery, food & beverage, fashion, IT, furnishing, pharmaceutical, and consumer goods sectors.
buyer: Men at Work
Men at Work (MAW) is an Italian employment agency. MAW helps companies to achieve exceptional business results thanks to better human resources management. Their permanent and temporary staffing services provide businesses with the talent they need to be successful. "
target: InJob
InJob is an international job recruitment agency based in Italy. InJob specializes in finding and placing qualified professionals. They offer permanent and temporary staffing services for clients in the machinery, food & beverage, fashion, IT, furnishing, pharmaceutical, and consumer goods sectors.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$59
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/7/2021 via Company Press Release

Elysian Capital, acquired Eton Bridge Partners Limited

synopsis: Elysian Capital III LP is pleased to announce, in conjunction with management, its acquisition and investment in Eton Bridge Partners Ltd., a leading Executive Search, Interim Management and Consulting firm with specialist practices covering the breadth of corporate leadership.
buyer: Elysian Capital
Elysian Capital is an independent Private Equity firm focused on the lower mid market in the United Kingdom and Ireland. They acquire majority stakes in growth businesses valued between £20million and £100million. "
target: Eton Bridge Partners Limited
Founded in 2010, Eton Bridge Partners is a leading Executive Search, Interim Management and Consulting firm with specialist practices covering the breadth of corporate leadership.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/2/2021 via BNC Analysis

Eliassen Group, acquired Rooster Park

synopsis: Eliassen Group LLC, a strategic consulting and talent solutions firm, has acquired Rooster Park LLC, a full-service software engineering staffing agency and consultancy. Rooster Park provides premium-level staff augmentation services to help their clients design, build, and maintain full software systems and solutions.
buyer parent: Stone Point Capital, LLC
buyer: Eliassen Group
Eliassen Group provides strategic consulting and talent solutions to drive client innovation and business results. The Group focuses on technology consulting, Agile consulting, managed services, risk management & business optimization services, government solutions, and life sciences. "
target: Rooster Park
Rooster Park is a full-service software engineering staffing agency and consultancy. Rooster Park provides premium-level staff augmentation services to help their clients design, build, and maintain full software systems and solutions.
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