Here's the Deal
Baird's Investment Banking Group is pleased to announce the following transaction:
Alexander Mann Solutions
Sale to Graphite Capital
Baird served as the exclusive sell-side advisor on this transaction
Alexander Mann Solutions (“AMS”), a portfolio company of global private equity firm Advent International, recently announced it has been acquired in a £100 million management buy-out backed by Graphite Capital, a leading UK mid-market private equity specialist.
AMS is the largest independent provider of recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) solutions to international blue-chip companies worldwide. The company provides clients with integrated processes throughout the entire resourcing and recruitment cycle from the initial hiring stage through outplacement. AMS creates an efficient, cost effective and competitive recruitment operation with better candidates, improved retention rates, enhanced employee productivity and increased job satisfaction, all with significant cost savings.
Headquartered in London, AMS has 900 staff serving 28 clients in more than 50 countries and is the leading RPO provider in Europe and Asia-Pacific. The company generated turnover of £340 million in the year to 30 September 2007.