Quayle Munro is pleased to announce that it has advised RISQ Group (“RISQ”), an industry leader in employment background checks across the Asia-Pacific region, on its sale to Sterling Talent Solutions (formerly SterlingBackcheck, “Sterling”), one of the world’s largest background screening and HR solutions companies, for an undisclosed amount.
RISQ is widely recognised for high-quality background screening programs and its deep client-centric focus. RISQ combines granular local knowledge with global sophistication, operating out of six offices in the Asia-Pacific region, including Singapore, Australia, Malaysia, Hong Kong and Mainland China.
Sterling helps employers across the globe make hiring decisions and onboard new employees through a comprehensive suite of employment background screening services and cloud-based human capital management solutions. RISQ joins Sterling as it accelerates its multiyear strategy of domestic and global expansion.
Nick Roberts, Chief Executive Officer of RISQ, said: “Having worked with the team at Quayle Munro on a previous transaction it was once again a pleasure to have them on board for this global process. They were very committed and supportive through both the preparation and the process itself and played a key role in helping deliver a great partner and successful outcome for the business.”