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Hannes Snellman Counsel to Proffice in Connection to the Takeover Offer by Randstad

30 November 2015

Randstad Holding nv has today announced a takeover offer for all shares in Proffice AB (publ). The offer values Proffice to SEK 1,648 million. The acceptance period is expected to commence around 16 December 2015 and end around 13 January 2016. Randstad Holding specializes in solutions in the field of flexible work and human resources services. Randstad’s services range from regular temporary staffing and permanent placements to inhouse, professionals, search & selection, and HR Solutions. The Randstad Group is one of the leading HR services providers in the world, with top-three positions in Argentina, Belgium & Luxembourg, Canada, Chile, France, Germany, Greece, India, Mexico, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, the UK, and the United States as well as major positions in Australia and Japan. Proffice Group is one of the Nordic region's largest specialists within staffing, recruitment and outplacement. The company’s commitment and service help people and companies to find solutions to develop. The Proffice Group consists of Proffice, Dfind and Antenn and it has around 10,000 employees and candidates. The class B shares of Proffice are admitted to trading on Nasdaq Stockholm, Mid Cap.


Hannes Snellman is acting as legal advisor to Proffice in connection with the transaction. Our team includes: Sören Lindström, Björn Kristiansson, Peter Forsberg, Anna Partovi, Sanna Böris and Xandra Carlsson.