Landmark Alantra acted as exclusive financial advisor to Grupo Focun on the sale of 100% of their shares in T&S Temservice and Especialistas en Servicios Integrados (ESI) to GI Group, a leading global staffing player.
Based in Bogota but with footprint on the major economic hotspots of the country, Grupo Focun has a track-record of +30 years delivering staffing and outsourcing services to national and multinational companies in the financial, industrial, oil, mining, mass consumption, cosmetics, pharmaceutical, transport and telecommunications sectors, among others.
Grupo Focun offers its services through a broad array of brands including T&S Temservice, Alkho, Facility Management, Impakte, Netinn and Facility Management. In Colombia, the group ranks among the top 15 leaders among its peer set and provides employment to over 6,000 people nationwide through more than 30 outsourcing projects and 150 clients.
Founded in 1998 in Milan, Italy, Gi Group Holding is one of the world’s leading providers of services for the evolution of the labor market. Through a global staffing and recruitment business ecosystem that counts with six individual, yet complementary brands (Gi Group, Gi BPO, INTOO, Wyser, Grafton, Tack/TMI), the group offers a 360° suite of offerings that generate relevant, and impactful solutions. The company employees over 6,000 staff and, thanks to its direct presence and strategic partnerships, is active in more than 100 nations across Europe, APAC, the Americas and Africa. Providing services to more than 20,000 client companies and with revenues of €3.3 billion (2021), Gi Group Holding is the 5th largest European staffing firm, and 16th worldwide (according to Staffing Industry Analysts).