March 2019: Investment in Group GTI

GTI is the leading provider of media, data and technology solutions to the graduate recruitment market in the UK and Ireland. The business has over 30 years’ experience in providing students, universities and businesses with a suite of products to enable UK and Irish graduates to move in to industry and secure employment.

At the Company’s heart is a database of over 750,000 UK and Irish graduate students. GTI aims to connect this graduate talent with businesses and universities alike and offers a comprehensive suite of connected digital media, data and technology solutions.

Founded in 1988, GTI has over 600 customers and delivered revenue of over £15m in the year to April 2018. The Company has 250 employees based in its UK and Irish offices.

Causeway Capital invested alongside Mark Blythe, one of the original founders of GTI, and are delighted to partner with Mark and the team.

The deal marks Causeway Capital’s seventh investment in total and second transaction in 2019 (following its recent acquisition of Patisserie Valerie). These seven portfolio companies generate over €150m in revenue and collectively employ c.3,000 people.