We are pleased to announce the acquisition of Kiddy & Partners (Kiddy).
Kiddy is a leading firm of human capital consultants specialising in assessment, talent management and leadership development. From its London base, the business partners with leading organisations in the UK and operates internationally in 25 cities across five continents. Kiddy’s client list spans 80 of the FTSE Global 500 and 20 of the FTSE 100.
Kiddy will continue to trade under its existing name, with all staff relocating to Gateley’s London office. Kiddy is a profitable and established business. In the year ended 31 December 2017 Kiddy generated pro forma revenues from continuing operations of £2,420,000 and operating profit of £213,000. The Board expects the acquisition to be immediately earnings enhancing.
Background to Kiddy & Partners
Established in 1972, Kiddy is a leader in its field delivering a comprehensive set of Human Capital consultancy services to businesses looking to improve the performance of their leaders and senior managers. Services include Assessment & Talent Management – executive assessment for Boards considering change, assessment of high-potential senior executives for development, management team due diligence and post-M&A management assessment; and Leadership Development – designing and delivering bespoke programmes to enable senior leaders to adapt and be successful in the context of their strategy and changing operating environment.