TALiNT PointSix: M&A in a day

Buy & sell side perspectives on M&A opportunities in Recruitment & Talent Solutions

28th Sep 2021
15:00 – 19:00
Free for Recruitment & Talent Solutions Leaders

Osborne Clarke Office
One London Wall

About the Event

Join us on Tuesday 28th September 2021 for an update on the recruitment M&A landscape with insights on deals and valuation drivers, the risks and rewards of new talent solutions models, and the investor view on tech transformation.

As staffing firms optimise talent tech to offer a wider range of services – from RPO and MSP to upskilling and re-skilling – which approach will best enhance or preserve equity value?

Speakers & Topics

Our panel of expert advisers will share insights on the impact of the pandemic on M&A, the most active buyers and investors, and what they are looking for?

  • Kevin Barrow, Partner, Osborne Clarke
  • Frances Lewis, Consultant, Workforce Solutions, Osborne Clarke
  • Andrew Saul, Senior Partner, Business Transactions, Osborne Clarke
  • Daniel Haslam, Group Sales Director, giant group
  • Sohail Ahmad, Managing Director, Azlan Advisory
  • Katie Folwell-Davies, Investment Director, Twenty20
  • Adam Dale, Chief Revenue Officer, SourceBreaker

Who Can Attend?
Recruitment and Talent Solutions leaders. Priority for PointSix members.

Why join?

  • Learn a lot, be inspired – a wide range of topics are covered with expert speakers sharing analysis, insight and knowledge covering the full spectrum of issues relevant to the industry, ensuring you’re energised and full of ideas.
  • You’re in good company – participants are all senior peers within the industry.
  • Share your challenges and knowledge with engaging Q&A and discussion opportunities.
  • Meet relevant suppliers in a collaborative environment for advice and market insight. We curate our sponsoring partners to ensure their solutions are relevant to what you do.
  • Connect with peers – we connect everyone after each session


Alex Evans

Programme Director
TALiNT Partners

Katie Folwell-Davies

Investment Director

Sohail Ahmad

Managing Director
Azlan Advisory


Kevin Barrow

Osborne Clarke

Frances Lewis

Consultant - Workforce Solutions
Osborne Clarke

Andrew Saul

Senior Partner - Business Transactions
Osborne Clarke

Adam Dale

Chief Revenue Officer

Daniel Haslam

Group Sales Director
giant group

Tim Connolly

Founder & CEO
ALC Enable

  • 15:00 - 15:30: Arrival & Registration
  • 15:30 - 15:45: Welcome & Introduction - Alex Evans, Programme Director TALiNT Partners
  • 15:45 - 16:15: Session one - M&A landscape for Recruitment & RPO
  • Buy and sell side perspectives on M&A opportunities in the Recruitment and Talent Solutions sector
  • 16:15 - 16:45: Session two – Risks & rewards of new recruitment models
  • How to minimise risks and maximise rewards from RPO, MSP, SoW, PEO, resource augmentation and online staffing platforms
  • 16:45 - 17:00: BREAK
  • 17:00 - 17:30: Session three - Talent tech, transformation & valuation
  • How should recruiters & RPOs optimise technology to boost valuation and minimise risk?
  • 17:30 - 18:00: Panel Q&A
  • 18:00 - 19:00: Networking drinks



"A really well organised and welcoming event with some insightful speakers and great discussion and interaction!"
James Chorley
"Great event and with relevant topics that challenge your thought process."
Antony Stokes
InterQuest Group
Register your interest to attend the TALiNT PointSix Workshop on 28th September
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28th Sep 2021

15:00 – 19:00

Free for Recruitment & Talent Solutions Leaders

Osborne Clarke Office
One London Wall

Sohail Ahmad
Managing Director
Azlan Advisory

Azlan Advisory provides M&A, strategic and financial advice to shareholders, boards, lenders and investors.

Sohail has over 15 years recruitment sector M&A experience advising entrepreneurs, corporates and private equity firms on on growing, maximising and realising value.