Cpl set to acquire neusta consulting
Cpl set to acquire neusta consulting


Dublin, Hamburg: 28th June 2022 3:30pm.

Cpl is set to acquire German IT contracting company neusta consulting, pending final approvals. The IT contracting specialists are headquartered in Hamburg and operate in Berlin, Bremen, Cologne, Munich, Frankfurt, and Dresden. The deal, signed on June 22nd and subject to antitrust clearance, will see Cpl continue its ambitious expansion plans in Europe.

“Increasing our footprint internationally is a key focus for us as we continue to broaden our reach for our clients. The German market is a key part of our European strategy” said Lorna Conn, Chief Executive Officer of Cpl. “It is essential however that, with any expansion, we still retain the ethos and values of Cpl and in neusta consulting we have found a perfect fit. Their highly capable and ambitious team align perfectly with us and our plans for transformative growth in the German market”.

“This is a crucial part of the neusta consulting journey” said Gudrun Müller of neusta consulting. “We are so proud of the growth of our company and are now delighted to be part of the Cpl Group.” Tim Grossmann adds: “Joining Cpl is an exciting step in our company’s evolution, both in terms of our continued expansion plans and the benefit that our clients will realise by having access to international expertise and opportunities. We know that being part of the Cpl Group affords us the opportunity to strengthen and develop our offering to our client base”.

Cpl is headquartered in Dublin and is a global provider of talent solutions including specialist recruitment, managed services, outsourcing and strategic talent advisory services through Cpl’s The Future of Work Institute. Cpl employs over 14,000 people and have almost 50 office locations operating in 13 countries world-wide - Ireland, United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, France, Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Bulgaria, Switzerland, Tunisia and the United States. Cpl is part of OUTSOURCING Inc., a Tokyo headquartered publicly listed organisation with access to a global sourcing and delivery network of more than 250 sister companies, across 38 countries and regions (in the world), spanning 6 continents.

The company, neusta consulting, was founded in 2008 by Thorsten Prüser and will continue to be managed by Gudrun Müller (Managing Director) and Tim Grossmann (Managing Director) who have been with the business since inception. The company has 53 employees across its seven locations in Germany and its corporate headquarters will remain in Hamburg.