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Allegis Group Acquires The Stamford Group, a Switzerland-based Staffing, Recruiting and Services Organization


Purchase by industry-leading talent solutions provider supports global growth strategy

Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions, has intensified its ability to serve new and existing customers in Europe with the acquisition of The Stamford Group. This Switzerland-based staffing, recruiting and services organization joins Allegis Group’s global network of companies that optimize talent attraAgction and retention while providing individuals with opportunities to realize their professional aspirations and achieve personal success.

Founded in 2001, The Stamford Group offers a full range of sourcing solutions that help customers build internal teams, whether that requires a full project team, on-site contractors or permanent hires. The company will continue to operate from its Basel, Zürich and Nyon offices under its existing leadership.

“The Stamford Group is an innovative, proven performer in the information technology and life sciences space that shares Allegis Group’s strong passion for building long-term relationships,” said Sean Zimdahl, president of Allegis Group EMEA. “Combined with how well they match our core values and strategic direction with the wealth of knowledge and leadership they bring to the table, we’re confident in our collective ability to deliver new, creative opportunities for clients and candidates across EMEA.”

The Stamford Group delivers solutions under two brands: Stamford Consultants specializes in recruiting business and technology experts within the financial services, life science and engineering sectors while Talentis Solutions supports companies in applying effective project management in order to achieve their business objectives.

“The future is exciting,” said Jenny Johnston, founder and managing director for The Stamford Group. “We have earned the distinction of being a preferred supplier for the most respected and recognized companies, and I’m excited to work with Allegis Group’s global network to develop our people while scaling our service and geographical capabilities. With this added expertise, scale and breadth of services, Allegis Group is the perfect partner to help us continue to be our customer’s first-choice partner and improve people’s lives.”

About Allegis Group

Allegis Group is the global leader in talent solutions focused on working harder and caring more than any other provider. We’ll go further to understand the needs of our people – our clients, our candidates and our employees – and to consistently deliver on our promise of an unsurpassed quality experience. That’s the Allegis Group difference, and it’s consistent across every Allegis Group company. With more than $11billion in annual revenues and over 500 locations across the globe, our network provides businesses with a comprehensive suite of talent solutions — without sacrificing the niche expertise required to ensure a successful partnership. Our specialized group of companies includes: Aerotek; TEKsystems; Aston Carter; Allegis Global Solutions; Major, Lindsey & Africa; Allegis Partners; MarketSource; EASi; The Stamford Group; and GettingHired. Visit www.AllegisGroup.com to learn more.

About The Stamford Group

The Stamford Group consists of two companies: Stamford Consultants and Talentis Solutions, providing bespoke sourcing solutions since 2001. Headquartered in Basel, Zürich and Nyon, Switzerland, The Stamford Group specializes within the life sciences and information technology sectors. Its international team, from more than 10 nations, supports customers to build internal high-performance teams, whether this requires a full project team, on-site contractors, permanent hires or executive search. Visit www.thestamfordgroup.com to learn more.

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