We welcome the Atlan team and their clients to Advantage
London, England (Vocus) June 8, 2010
Advantage Resourcing, one of largest technical and professional services companies in the world, announces today a key acquisition in the United Kingdom.
Advantage Technical Resourcing has completed the acquisition of Atlan Resource Solutions, headquartered in Winchester, one of the UK’s premier technical resource and solutions providers.
“We welcome the Atlan team and their clients to Advantage,” says Simon Trippick Managing Director of Advantage Technical Resourcing in the UK.
“This acquisition expands our delivery capability,” explained Jim Klauber, President Advantage Technical Resourcing, “and further secures our position as a leading supplier of technical staff and workforce solutions to blue chip organizations; it builds on our core strength and reputation in several important markets including Energy, Data Centre Management and Information Technology”
Peter Lynch, CEO of Atlan says “Advantage and Advantage Technical Resourcing have the international footprint, resources, credibility and talent to allow Atlan to continue to grow and support its clients. We are looking forward to integrating Atlan into the Advantage operation and growing the combined businesses to become the UK’s leading technical recruitment company.”
The acquisition includes all of Atlan’s current operations with offices in Winchester, London and Sale, including an additional 100,000 sq feet of managed hosting and data center operations in the UK.
Charlie Abadie, Chairman and CEO of Advantage Resourcing says, “The UK is a very important technical resourcing market. We believe clients are looking to partner with recruitment companies who have the scale and capability to support them internationally and who have ‘best-in-class’ delivery solutions in each territory within which they operate. This acquisition is part of our strategy to enhance our already robust worldwide technical staffing and solutions network and reflects our ongoing commitment to UK & Europe. Advantage is the industry leader in Asia and operates with significant market share in U.S. and UK which provides our clients with responsive, innovative and effective resourcing solutions world-wide.”
Advantage Resourcing provides workforce recruiting and placement around the world – leveraging local knowledge to perfectly align qualified people with appropriate employment opportunities. Operating with business units as Technical Resourcing, Staffing, Professional and Advantage xPO for Business Process, Recruitment Process and Workforce Management solutions, Advantage is in the top 1% of all staffing and professional services companies worldwide. Recently named #1 by HRO Today as the leading MSP provider, Advantage is one company with shared expertise working together to staff the world. More information can be found at http://www.hirethinking.com
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