Bowstring Advises iSense on its Sale to ManpowerGroup

May 20, 2014 | Atlanta, GA

Bowstring Advisors (“Bowstring”) served as the exclusive financial advisor to iSense ICT Professionals (“iSense”), in its recent sale to ManpowerGroup (“Manpower”). The partnership will support iSense’s growth and dominant position in the Dutch IT staffing marketplace.

According to ManpowerGroup, the acquisition will improve growth in the professional staffing segment. iSense’s placement of skilled IT contract workers also complements the existing service provided by Experis IT, part of ManpowerGroup. iSense will continue to operate as a separate brand and will retain its existing management team.

Vikram Kapoor, co-founder and Managing Director of iSense said, “The partnership with Manpower provides substantial opportunities for iSense to continue to be one of the leading IT recruiting companies in the Netherlands. The Bowstring team’s sector knowledge and international expertise were crucial to the successful completion of the transaction.”

Alan Bugler, Director at Bowstring Advisors, said, “This deal puts tremendous resources behind the iSense management team to further build their brand. This successful transaction marks the continued growth of Bowstring as a leader in global staffing transactions.”

The partnership with Manpower provides substantial opportunities for iSense to continue to be one of the leading IT recruiting companies in the Netherlands. The Bowstring team’s sector knowledge and international expertise were crucial to the successful completion of the transaction.

Vikram Kapoor
Co-Founder and Managing Director
iSense