Latham Advises Bain Capital on its Acquisition of House of HR

Paris corporate team advises on one of the largest private equity deals in Europe this year.

May 31, 2022

Latham & Watkins has advised Bain Capital Private Equity, one of the world’s leading private multi-asset alternative investment firms, on its acquisition of a 55% stake in House of HR, a European leader in HR services.

House of HR is headquartered in Roeselare, Belgium, and has offices in Belgium, the Netherlands, France and Germany, and recruitment agencies in Poland, Romania, Hungary and Spain. It places over 57,000 people each month across small, medium and large companies.

The Latham team was led by corporate partner Denis Criton, with corporate associates Elise Pozzobon, François Blanchet, Pauline Le Faou, Lorraine Dorval, and Armand Levivier. Advice was provided on antitrust matters by partner Mathilde Saltiel with associate Constance Dobelmann; on due diligence aspects by partner Matthias Rubner with associate Agathe Flandre; and on data privacy aspects by partner Myria Saarinen with associate Charlotte Guerin.

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