Alain Dehaze

The ADECCO GROUP provides a strategic Progress Update at its Analyst & Investor Seminar today

The Adecco Group, the world’s leading HR solutions partner, is today hosting its Analyst and Investor Seminar in London. Management will present achievements to date on its ‘Perform, Transform and Innovate’ strategic agenda, with a particular focus on the initiatives GrowTogether and New Ventures. A short trading update will also be provided.At the Analyst and Investor Seminar, Alain Dehaze, Group CEO, and Hans Ploos van Amstel, Group CFO, will re-confirm the strategic and financial commitments announced at the 2017 Capital Markets Day (CMD) and provide an update on progress to-date.

Alain Dehaze, CEO Adecco

The Adecco Group announces Acquisition of education pioneer General Assembly

  • Alain Dehaze

    Expands the Adecco Group’s up-/re-skilling offering, by adding a leader in digital skills development

  • Combination creates unique solutions to address clients’ unmet needs for in-demand 21st-century skills
  • Synergies across multiple business lines will enhance General Assembly’s strong standalone growth
  • Consistent with Group’s strategy to harness megatrends and expand into high-value adjacent markets

The Adecco Group, the world’s leading HR solutions partner, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire General Assembly, a pioneer in education and career transformation that offers accelerated learning programs in high-demand 21st-century digital skills. The acquisition will position the Adecco Group as a leader in the fast-growing up-/re-skilling segment, complementing existing solutions and creating significant synergies in Talent Development & Career Transition and Professional Staffing & Solutions. Total enterprise value is USD 412.5 million (EUR 335 million) and the transaction is expected to be EVA positive in the third full year of ownership.

The Adecco Group presents strategic priorities and financial targets

Alain Dehaze
Alain Dehaze

The Adecco Group, the world’s leading provider of Human Resources solutions, is today holding its Investor Day 2016 in Zurich. Management will present the Group’s strategic priorities for 2016-2020, along with new through-the-cycle financial targets. In addition, a short trading update will be provided.