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TEKsystems and Aston Carter Announce Rebrands for the U.K. and European Markets

Sep 16, 2014 | HANOVER, MD | For media inquiries, please contact us at

London, United Kingdom – September 16, 2014 – TEKsystems® and Aston Carter today announced their respective rebrands in the U.K. and European markets. Since 2011, TEKsystems and Aston Carter have both provided IT staffing and recruiting services in the U.K. and Europe independently as part of Allegis Group, Inc. The goal of this rebrand is to clarify and define the specific services each provides while streamlining the management of each brand.

All of the IT-based services both brands used to provide independently will now be unified under the new TEKsystems brand. This includes contract, contract-to-permanent and permanent, as well as any IT-related SOW (statement of work) business. All business services staffing, such as Risk and Compliance, Operations, Business and Organisational Change, Finance, and Management Consultancy skills, will remain under the Aston Carter brand.

The rebrands of both TEKsystems and Aston Carter allow each to continue growing their U.K. and European operations and serve as a platform for building global brands. The rebrand enables TEKsystems to more effectively communicate the value it brings to organisations with IT staffing and recruiting needs and to introduce its IT talent management expertise and IT services. The rebrand allows Aston Carter to reassure its customers that they will continue to receive the same high-quality support and maintain the same business relationships, as Aston Carter’s leadership, account management and delivery structure will remain the same. TEKsystems and Aston Carter are brands within Allegis Group, the largest private talent management firm in the world.

“The Aston Carter brand will continue to provide clients with the expertise, speed and quality, scalability, risk mitigation and trust they have grown to expect from our business services staffing capabilities. We believe the TEKsystems brand offers us a more global platform, given its size and scope of services beyond staffing and recruiting,” says Sean Zimdahl, President of Allegis Group International. “While the TEKsystems brand may not be as well known in the U.K. or European markets today, we are confident we can improve the market’s awareness of the brand and our range of services over time.”

TEKsystems’ EMEA headquarters is in Bracknell, United Kingdom and Aston Carter is headquartered in London.

About Aston Carter

Aston Carter is a global staffing and services provider, specialising in placing Risk and Compliance, Operations, Business and Organisational Change, Finance and Management Consultancy professionals. Established in 1997 and headquartered in London, Aston Carter’s solutions include contract, contract-to-permanent and permanent staffing and project services across the United Kingdom, Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit

About Allegis Group

Allegis Group, Inc., founded in 1983, is the largest privately-held talent management firm in the world. Allegis Group serves its customers through several business units that provide staffing services and solutions to a wide range of industries. Allegis Group’s business units include: Aerotek, a provider of technical, professional and industrial staffing services; TEKsystems, a provider of IT staffing, IT talent management expertise and IT services; MarketSource, a provider of outsourced sales and marketing solutions; Major, Lindsey & Africa, a legal staffing and search firm; Aston Carter, a business services staffing provider; and Allegis Global Solutions, a provider of human capital consulting and workforce management solutions. Headquartered in Hanover, Maryland, Allegis Group has significant presence throughout North America, the United Kingdom, Europe and Asia.

About TEKsystems

People are at the heart of every successful business initiative. At TEKsystems, an Allegis Group company, we understand people. Every year we deploy more than 80,000 IT professionals at 6,000 client sites across North America, Europe and Asia. Our deep insights into IT human capital management enable us to help our clients achieve their business goals–while optimizing their IT workforce strategies. We provide IT staffing solutions and IT services to help our clients plan, build and run their critical business initiatives. Through our range of quality-focused delivery models, we meet our clients where they are, and take them where they want to go, the way they want to get there.