From local to global
Gi Group enlarges its presence in several countries thanks to partnership agreements. Gi Group also establishes a direct presence in Portugal, Netherlands and Turkey.
Since February, the HR Consulting practice becomes international and unified under a single brand, OD&M Consulting.
In May, the mid-level search and selection practice is rebranded and by the end of the year it is run entirely under the one Wyser trade name.
In 2012 Asset Management, a company specialising in training and staff development systems, became part of the Group.
Gi Group makes an important acquisition in the UK market and enters in Eastern Europe. On December 1st, 2011, DBM Italy was rebranded and became INTOO.
Gi Group establishes a presence in Argentina. At the end of the year Gi Group joins CIETT, the world association of employment agencies, as a Global Corporate Member.
Gi Group makes an important acquisition in Romania.
Générale Industrielle and WorkNet merge into one brand: Gi Group, the biggest Italian job agency, providing temporary staffing, Search and Selection, training, outplacement, insourcing and outsourcing, HR Consultancy and payrolling.
The expansion programme goes on: China and Hong Kong, France, Brazil, Spain and India.
The group begins its international expansion with acquisitionsin Germany and Poland.
The group enters the outplacement business (DBM Italia).
Acquisition of WorkNet, the employment agency of Fiat Group. The new entity becomes the first Italian player, with a turnover of 320 million Euros and 190 branches.
Birth of Générale Industrielle.