Sigmar Recruitment and Groupe Adéquat partner
Sigmar Recruitment has partnered with Groupe Adéquat. The partnership will be structured through a staged equity investment over a five-year period that will see Groupe Adéquat take majority interest.
The deal will see significant growth in Sigmar’s Irish operations and will propel Sigmar as Groupe Adéquat’s gateway to English speaking countries. The existing management team will remain at Sigmar for the long term and will work with the Groupe Adéquat’s leadership team to execute international expansion.
Sigmar CEO, Adrian McGennis, said, “Groupe Adéquat have a very similar mindset and culture to Sigmar with major ambition to scale that aligns with ours. Our partnership with Groupe Adéquat will allow us to accelerate our plans to internationalize while expanding our service offering for our customers in Ireland. We are delighted to work with the team in Groupe Adéquat and look forward to building a global business through delivering on our values commitment to all stakeholders.”
Groupe Adéquat leadership team stated, “Our mission over the next 5 years is to become one of the top 25 staffing firms in the world, both through organic growth continued investment in high potential international brands such as Sigmar. We identified Sigmar as a strategic partner as they have a reputation for being one of the most respected and innovative consultancies in Europe. We believe that the Sigmar brand has true international currency and this investment represents a significant step, for us, in becoming a global group. Above all else we share the same values and ambition to deliver more for our colleagues, clients and candidates.”
Pictured (l-r): , Barry Rudden, Sigmar Recruitment, Malwina King, Sigmar Recruitment, Frank Farrelly, Sigmar Recruitment, Dervla Owens, Sigmar Recruitment, Jérôme Rieux, Groupe Adéquat, Philippe Guichard, Groupe Adéquat, Adrian McGennis, Sigmar Recruitment, Arnaud Brun, Group Adéquat and Robert Mac Giolla Phádraig, Sigmar Recruitment