EQT has, through its EQT IX fund, agreed to acquire Pro Unlimited Global Solutions Inc., a provider of contingent workforce management services, from funds managed by Harvest Partners LP and its affiliates and Investcorp. Following the close of the transaction, EQT Private Equity will be the majority shareholder and the existing Pro Unlimited management team will continue to operate the business.

Kasper Knokgaard, partner within EQT Private Equity’s advisory team, said, “EQT is excited to invest in Pro Unlimited and partner with CEO Kevin Akeroyd and the full Pro Unlimited team as the Company embarks on the next phase of continued growth. Pro Unlimited has been at the forefront of developing a fulsome suite of integrated solutions for companies to manage their contingent workforce through a combination of services, software, and data. We look forward to supporting the continued expansion of the platform to enable more flexible work solutions for the evolving contingent industry.”

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Source: Mergers & Acquisitions

By John Melendez