Econia Ltd., a financial and personnel services company, has acquired a personnel services company Auranmaan Henkilöstöpalvelu Ltd., which focuses on hiring and recruiting primary production employees. As a result of the transaction, the Econia Group’s net sales will increase to approximately EUR 15 million and the total number of employees to approximately 400 person-years.
Auranmaan Henkilöstöpalvelu Ltd. is a nearly 15-year-old personnel service company domiciled in Pöytyä. The company’s most important customers are greenhouse companies and farms in Southern Finland.
The operation will continue as before
In terms of customers and employees, operations will remain completely unchanged. The same familiar contacts will continue to work with both.
According to Econia’s CEO Elina Salmivala, the transaction is now in line with Econia’s growth strategy: ” Auranmaan Henkilöstöpalvelu´s solid expertise also strengthens Econia as a primary production personnel service company.”
“We are really pleased that our company will now have wider shoulders and more resources to meet the demands of society. Cooperation with most of our customers has been going on for a very long time and our customers trust us. The aim of the acquisition is also to increase our investment and communication with customer companies, ”says Janne Vainikkala, Chairman of the Board of Auranmaan Henkilöstöpalvelu Ltd.
“Econia has a long experience and a particularly good reputation for human resources services in these industries as well, so we expect excellent and successful cooperation in the future,” confirms Antti Keskitalo, the company’s CEO.
Econia Ltd. is a Finnish, chain-independent financial and personnel expert company founded in 1996. Econia employs almost 300 people every day and operates in 14 locations in Satakunta, Pirkanmaa, Central Finland, Uusimaa and Fuengirola, Spain. Econia is a member of the Accounting Finland and the Private Employment Agencies’ Association HPL, and is guided by the ISO 9001: 2015 quality system certified by Bureau Veritas. Econia’s turnover is about 11 M €. For more information: www.econia.com.
Auranmaan Henkilöstöpalvelu Ltd. is a company founded in 2007. It specializes in hiring and recruiting personnel, covering the entire country, focusing on Southwest Finland. The domicile of the company is Pöytyä and it´s turnover in 2020 was approximately EUR 4 million.
Econia Ltd., CEO Elina Salmivala, puh. 040 544 7344
Econia Ltd., Director, Internation and HR Services, Heimo Alatalo, puh. 0 50 527 9444
Auranmaan henkilöstöpalvelu Ltd., CEO Antti Keskitalo, puh. 040 509 2326
Auranmaan henkilöstöpalvelu Ltd., Chairman of the Board, Janne Vainikkala, puh. 040 762 5691