Hamilton Locke advises optiBPO on sale to Cloudstaff in strategic acquisition in the offshore consulting industry

Hamilton Locke is delighted to have advised optiBPO, an offshoring consulting business, on its sale to Cloudstaff, which is a leading global cloud-based workforce provider.

optiBPO was founded by Jamie McBrien and Nicola Mace and works with companies across Australia and New Zealand, North America and Europe to help plan, manage and build dedicated teams in the Philippines.

Cloudstaff is a premium global workforce provider which was established in 2005 by founder and CEO, Lloyd Ernst, and which is backed by Philippines-based private equity firm Navegar.

Commenting on the transaction, Hamilton Locke Partner, Brent Delaney said: “Our team is proud to have advised Jamie McBrien and Nicola Mace on the sale of optiBPO to Cloudstaff in what was an interesting and strategic acquisition. We look forward to seeing the growth that the acquisition of optiBPO will bring to the Cloudstaff group over the coming years.”

The team at Hamilton Locke comprised Partner Brent Delaney, Special Counsel Joshua Bell and associate Lorenzo Ricchi.


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