London, England April 02, 2007: CGI Squared Limited, the creative agency and technology solutions unit of The CGI Group, a leading global provider of worldwide print and communications services, today announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Kinverleigh Limited, a high-quality design agency in the Birmingham area providing design and print management services to FTSE listed and other companies. Details of the transaction were not disclosed.
Kinverleigh was founded by Darren O’Connor and John Campbell in 2004 and is a high quality provider of creative and print management services to a host of FTSE listed companies in the UK. Darren O’Connor brings over twenty years of sales and service delivery experience to CGI having worked for BHX and Imprima. John Campbell has nearly twenty-five years of design experience in a number of different agencies across the UK and has particular knowledge of the report and accounts needs for listed companies.
John White, Managing Director of CGI Squared said, “We are pleased to complete this transaction. It enables CGI to introduce its much larger service offering to the client base of Kinverleigh, which we believe will make these relationships larger and more beneficial for all parties. We are also pleased to capture the talents of Darren and John for the benefit of our existing clients.”
Darren stated, “John and I are excited to join the CGI family. The size and scope of the CGI business will enable us to expand our offerings to our clients and give us the resources necessary to continue to grow.” John Campbell continued, “We are particularly excited about further developing CGI’s integrated investor communications solution and are looking forward to doing this.”
For more information please visit http://www.thecgigroup.com/
About the CGI Group
The CGI Group is a leading provider of worldwide print and communications with roughly $140 million in revenues and 800 employees. The business operates in strategic geographic markets worldwide including Jersey City, London, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Sydney, and Manila. The CGI Group is the world’s largest producer of time-sensitive investment research, the 4th largest financial printing company in the United States and one of the largest commercial printers in the North-eastern United States.
+ 44 20 7531 0528