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Big ideas and great success come from long-lasting relationships. When trust between people lets curiosity and commitment thrive, the sum becomes bigger than the parts. Oaklins' professionals have helped clients operating in testing inspection and certification, HR management, contract services, call centers and many sub-sectors to identify and negotiate transactions with strategic partners or acquirors around the world. We combine deep knowledge of local dynamics with a worldwide view of your market.

It's in collaboration that we reach our full potential.

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Arjen Kostelijk

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Recent Oaklins news

Finding the right match to turn your vision into reality

SPOT ON HUMAN RESOURCES: Oaklins’ Brad Buttermore draws on decades of experience in the industry to share his view on the future of Human Resources. With dynamic growth and recurring revenue business models propelling a surge of investment capital into professional employer organizations (PEOs) and fueling consolidation in the US outsourcing sector, he offers advice to operators on how to make themselves more attractive to…

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Oaklins buy-side advisor to idverde and Core Equity Holdings

Oaklins is pleased to announce that its client, France-based idverde and its majority shareholder Core Equity Holdings, acquired BTL, Netherlands’ market leading green services provider. With this acquisition, idverde is entering the Dutch market with the aim to push forward its successful consolidation strategy. Going forward, idverde will continue to expand its geographic footprint to new countries and deepen the density of its coverage wherever it…

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TIC ticks the boxes for private equity

SPOT ON TIC: With private equity becoming increasingly active in the TIC M&A market and banks eager to provide the finance, TIC specialist Arjen Kostelijk hones in on the key factors pulling financial investors into the sector. Private equity firms now own the lion’s share of mid-market TIC companies. We spotlight recent deals and buy-and-build programs. What benefits can financial investors offer private company owners?…

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Oaklins Netherlands advises Insite Security in its sale to Eurofins

Oaklins Netherlands continues to expand its track record in the cybersecurity market, with the successful sale of Insite Security to Eurofins Digital Testing, a subsidiary of Eurofins. Being an expert in selling cybersecurity companies, Oaklins Netherlands confirms high M&A activity and ongoing consolidation in the industry in the coming years.  Learn all about this deal https://publications.oaklins.com/insite-security-qbit/about-the-deal/

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Human Resources Spot On

MARKET INTELLIGENCE ON HUMAN RESOURCES:  The global HR services market is among the fastest growing industries today. In this first edition of human resources Spot On, our HR specialist Sofie Lemmens guides us through main market drivers in this rapidly expanding sector. This edition also introduces two women at the top of the industry, Conny Vandendriessche, co-founder, and Rika Coppens, CEO, of The House of HR, a…

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