Independent Clinical Services Group supplies temporary and permanent healthcare, social care and scientific professionals to the NHS, local authorities and private clients in Britain and overseas. Based in London, it also offers a fully outsourced staff management service. ICS was formed after private equity firm Blackstone paid £125m for the company in June 2010 and merged it with rival medical recruiter Pulse in December of the same year. Richard MacMillan, 43, is group chief executive.

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Company details
Year2013
Rank120
CompanyIndependent Clinical Services
ActivityHealthcare recruiter
LocationCentral London
Sales £m228.0
Operating profit £m12.3
Main shareholdersBlackstone (>50%), Management (<50%)
Staff694
Founded1996
Websitewww.ukics.com

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