World of Talents expands its footprint to Germany through the acquisition of easyCare, a specialist
World of Talents is thrilled to announce its first-ever acquisition in Germany, marking a significant milestone in its ongoing pan-European expansion. The acquisition strengthens World of Talents' position in the care sector and underscores its commitment to build a European specialist HR network, focused on shortage occupations and talent management.
EasyCare is a Karlsruhe-based specialized HR organization, focused purely on medical and nursing professionals. The company has a broad operating base and deploys over 150 care professionals nationwide in Germany. By tapping into the growth potential of the important German staffing market, World of Talents seeks to further scale its unique HR proposition.
"This acquisition represents a significant step forward in expanding our presence in Europe and unlocking new opportunities for our buy-and-build strategy."
CEO World of Talents
"We are delighted to welcome easyCare to the World of Talents family," said Steve Rousseau, founder and CEO of World of Talents. "Success is an attitude. It is in our DNA to join forces with specialized and reputable HR players like easyCare. Their team's mission to place specialists in care facilities, which aligns perfectly with our ambition to build a specialized pan-European network in providing the right expertise for bottleneck professions. This acquisition represents a significant step forward in expanding our presence in Europe and unlocking new opportunities for our buy-and-build strategy."
"We are thrilled to join forces with World of Talents," said Hülya Öz, General Manager of easyCare. "By combining our strengths, we can grow our impact in the care industry by addressing the nationwide shortage of skilled workers in the healthcare sector. We look forward to working together towards our shared vision of becoming a strong and niche focused European HR platform."
About World of Talents
World of Talents – whose main shareholders are Baltisse and Steve Rousseau – is a specialized, international HR group with a single-minded focus on shortage occupations and talent management.
They operate in Belgium under the brand House of Talents and in The Netherlands under the brand The Human Network. House of Talents Belgium includes 11 different specialties: Care Talents & Human Supports Medical, Engi Talents, Executive Talents, Financial Talents, Food Talents, HR Talents, ICT Talents, Sales Talents, Science Talents, Technical Talents, and Quintessence, the market leader in assessments and talent management. In The Netherlands, The Human Network is the place for top professionals within 12 specific expert domains. With an estimated turnover of over EUR 350 million, the World of Talents group employs over 4,500 specialists in various niche markets.
The strategy of World of Talents - organic growth combined with acquisitions - continues to be successful. Acquisitions are concluded exclusively in case of a 100% DNA match and are hence true reinforcements of the specialized HR service offering.
By combining our strengths, we can grow our impact in the care industry by addressing the nationwide shortage of skilled workers in the healthcare sector.
General Manager of easyCare
Founded in 2017, easyCare is an HR specialist for the medical and nursing sector focusing on connecting care facilities with care professionals. With a long-term vision of addressing the nationwide shortage of skilled workers in the care sector, easyCare aims to sustainably improve the day-to-day work of doctors and nurses and alleviate the shortage of staff in nursing facilities.
Act legal and Mazars provided support to World of Talents for the acquisition of easyCare, and both CAPITO.BIZ and anion provided support to the selling party.