- Law and professional services firm Gateley said it had acquired London-based human resources consultancy Kiddy & Partners for up to £3m.

Kiddy specialised in assessment, talent management and leadership development, while partnering with organisations in the UK and operating internationally in 25 cities across five continents, Gateley said.

The acquisition price included an upfront payment of £850k, split equally between cash and shares.

Deferred consideration of up to around £2.15m is based on a multiple of 4.5 times Ebitda in respect of the post-completion period up to and including 30 April 2021. It would also be settled equally between cash and shares.

At 3:02pm: [LON:GTLY] Gateley Hldgs Plc share price was 0p at 167.5p

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