Randstad was founded in 1960 by Frits Goldschmeding, who still owns c.33% of the company. It has an EBITA margin target range of 5-6% through-the-cycle. Randstad is the world’s second-largest staffing company and operates in 39 countries, which represent c.90% of the global HR services market. Country exposure: North America (22% of sales), the Netherlands (17%), France (17%), Germany (11%), Belgium (7%), UK (5%), Spain (5%) and RoW (9%). Randstad generates 61% of sales from staffing and HR solutions, 19% from in-house and 20% from professional staffing.