Mergers & Acquisitions

Staffing Mergers & Acquisitions: 2019 Update

January 30, 2019

  • M&A transactions of staffing firms headquartered in North America increased 27% year-over-year in 2018, representing a return to pre-recession deal volumes.
  • Targets were most frequently found within professional staffing segments, led by healthcare and IT staffing firms, constituting 24% and... More

Energy Growth Assessment Globally

December 14, 2018

  • This report provides an in-depth look at the energy staffing segment
  • Describes drivers of growth and relevant employment trends
  • Contains production statistics and M&A data

Selling Your Staffing Firm: M&A Advisors, Valuations, List of Acquirers & Contact Information

December 13, 2018

  • How staffing firm valuations are determined
  • Sales alternatives for owners
  • M&A advisors -- do you need one?
  • List of 100+ acquirers, with contact information

M&A Funders and Advisors Directory

November 12, 2018

  • This report identifies M&A funders and advisors from around the world
  • With 29 in-depth profiles
  • A list of 115+ further providers

North America Staffing Company Survey 2018: Mergers & acquisitions: Multiples paid, activity volume, best practices

August 26, 2018

  • Median EBITDA multiple paid for acquisitions in 2017-2018 was 4.0x EBITDA
  • Current valuations are at the high end of the post-2009 range
  • Price/EBITDA valuations rise markedly with size of acquisition

Companies Looking to Acquire Staffing and Workforce Solutions Firms: 2018 Update

July 31, 2018

  • Report details the acquisition preferences of 128 staffing firms including preferred segment and geography
  • Top three segment and geographic preferences are provided along with contact details for use by potential sellers

Directory of Suppliers to Staffing Firms 2018 - June 2018

June 29, 2018

This report identifies and categorizes specialist suppliers to staffing firms globally. With 23 different categories ranging from advisors & consultants to payroll funding and back office,with approximately 900 vendors spanning over 60 countries.


Staffing Mergers & Acquisitions: 2018 Update

February 22, 2018

  • North American M&A transaction volume increased 28% year-over-year in 2017
  • The 88 staffing firm transactions announced in 2017 represents the second highest annual deal volume over the past decade
  • Healthcare and IT staffing firms were the most frequent target segments
  • Our Merger and... More

Global Engineering Report 2017

October 30, 2017

  • This report provides an in-depth look at the engineering staffing segment
  • Describes drivers of growth and relevant employment trends
  • Contains demographic statistics and M&A data

Companies Looking to Acquire Staffing and Workforce Solutions Firms: 2017 Update

July 19, 2017

  • Report details the acquisition preferences of 208 staffing firms including preferred segment and geography
  • Top three segment and geographic preferences are provided along with contact details for use by potential sellers