Staffing leader Kelly has announced that it has acquired Softworld, a leading technology staffing and workforce solutions firm that serves clients across several end-markets, including financial services, life sciences, aerospace, defense, insurance, retail, and IT consulting. Softworld, headquartered in Waltham, Mass. The firm will continue to operate under its own brand.
In 2020, Softworld generated revenue in excess of $100 million, reflecting double-digit growth despite COVID-related headwinds, at gross profit rates that reflect the demand for highly skilled, specialty technology talent.
“Through the acquisition of Softworld, Kelly adds to its portfolio a business with a consistent track record of growth