Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Global employment services provider swoops for Leeds firm

Easypay Services, a Leeds-based company providing funding and back office services to recruitment agencies, has been acquired by global employment services provider, Workr Group.

Founded in 2003, Easypay provide personalised solutions that support the growth of their existing and start-up recruitment agency clients.

The acquisition will extend Workr Solutions’ services to include funding capabilities and will be headed by Yves Bizimana, Managing Director of Workr Solutions.

“At Workr Solutions we have seen an increase in opportunities to manage more of our clients’ back office functions, allowing them to focus on recruiting,” Bizimana said.

“Funding is a key challenge for many of our partners and Easypay’s expertise will allow us to add even more value to the industry.”

Stephen Mix, Director of Workr Group, who led the acquisition, said: “Easypay is a fantastic business with strong core fundamentals, focusing on customer service and good operational controls.

“The acquisition adds to our portfolio of complementary companies that have been designed to simplify flexible working across the supply chain.”

Easypay founder Amanda Hobson added: “Workr Group stood out in the sale process as their strong values-led culture closely aligned to that of our own.

“Our management team are looking forward to becoming an integral part of Workr Solutions and supporting one another to continue our strong growth trajectories.”

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