Acquisition of Aston Carter Group Ltd

Technology & Services
Acquisition of Aston Carter Group Ltd


Baird served as the exclusive financial advisor to Allegis Group Inc on this transaction


Allegis Group Inc (“Allegis” or the “Company”) recently completed its acquisition of Aston Carter Group Ltd (“Aston Carter”), a privately held global recruitment business. Ranked in the top 20 of UK recruitment companies by Recruiter magazine in 2009 and 2010, Aston Carter will significantly expand Allegis’s UK and overseas capability. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Aston Carter, headquartered in London, UK, is an international recruitment and staffing company (providing both permanent staff and contractors) specialising in consultancy, finance and information technology. Founded in 1997, Aston Carter has more than 300 staff servicing 16 countries worldwide and annual turnover in excess of £180m.

Founded in 1983, Allegis is the largest privately held staffing firm in the United States and the 4th largest globally. Headquartered in Hanover, Maryland (US), the Company provides technical, professional, industrial, managerial, financial, accounting and information technology staffing services, along with human capital consulting, workforce management and sales and marketing outsourcing.

For additional information about this transaction, please contact:

Bret Schoch +1 (312) 609 4965
David Silver +44 (0) 20 7667 8216
Technology & Services
Acquisition of Aston Carter Group Ltd
February 2011
Allegis Group Inc.
Technology & Services
Target Location
Acquiror Location
North America