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Generating value is essential for shareholders. We hold strong positions in the key STEM job markets of the UK, US, Germany, BeNeLux and Japan, using our deep knowledge and global network to recruit the best professionals. By bringing skilled people together, we elevate expertise and energise progress for everyone. That’s how we build the future.
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SThree reports very strong profit growth with record H1 net fees
SThree, the global STEM-specialist talent partner, reports very strong growth in profit before tax in the first half of our financial year.
SThree reports strong Q2 trading update with double-digit net fee growth across all geographies
SThree has posted results for the half-year (H1) ended 31 May 2022, with double-digit net fee growth across all geographies and sectors.
Financial Times names SThree on list of Europe’s Climate Leaders for second year
SThree has been included in the Financial Times-Statista list of Europe’s Climate Leaders for a second year in a row. Read about our ESG ...
Timo Lehne appointed CEO of SThree plc
SThree plc is pleased to announce the appointment of Timo Lehne as permanent Chief Executive Officer with immediate effect.
SThree partners with Earthly to support the natural revolution
SThree has teamed up with Earthly to continue its commitment to carbon removals and being a climate-conscious business.
SThree delivers very strong first quarter results with growth across all geographies and sectors
SThree has posted a very strong set of results for the first quarter (Q1) of 2022, with Group net fees up 29% year-on-year (YoY).
2021 Annual Report: Discover how SThree is delivering STEM talent
Read how SThree is connecting sought-after STEM specialists with pioneering global companies in our 2021 Annual Report and TCFD statement.
SThree posts record profits with performance up 111% year-on-year
Full-year results for the year ended 30 November 2021 show profit before tax of £60m.
SThree delivers record full-year net fee performance with strong growth across all major geographies
Increased demand for STEM skills and execution of our strategy sees net fees rise 19% year-on-year, to £355.7m, up 9% versus 2019.
SThree reports strong third-quarter results for 2021
Net fees up 29% y-o-y and full-year profits are expected to be significantly ahead of consensus.
SThree posts strong half-year results with profit growth surpassing pre-pandemic levels
Operating profit up 106% compared to half-year (HY) 2020, while contract and Permanent net fees up 8% and 18% respectively year-on-year.
SThree appoints new Chief Financial Officer
Andrew Beach will be instrumental in delivering further growth and ensuring the financial strength of our staffing services.
SThree recognised for five years of action against climate change
CDP awards B rating for voluntary disclosure programme after carbon emissions reduced by 12%.