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About Us


Guidant Group is the coming-together of Carlisle Managed Solutions in the UK and Guidant Group in the US. Originally established in 2001, we joined together to create a global managed service proposition, Guidant Group in May 2014. We are also part of Impellam - the UK’s second largest staffing business, which aims to be the UK’s most trusted staffing business.


As pioneers in the provision of managed services and outsourced recruitment, we have extensive experience of working with leading organisations to deliver the precise talent they need to grow their businesses. We currently have:
  • $1.3bn in spend under management
  • Approximately 50 client engagements
  • 14,300 contingent workers delivering expertise each week
  • 3,100 talented people hired per year
  • 850 supplying business partners


Our global outsourced recruitment proposition offers a truly comprehensive approach to managing your recruitment, leaving you free to focus on your core business.
Managed service provider (MSP) - for hiring and managing contingent staff
Our innovative managed services (MSP) will simplify and improve the way you hire and manage contingent staff, offering full visibility and control across your entire temporary workforce. 

Recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) for hiring permanent staff

When it comes to hiring permanent staff, our recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) solutions will raise the quality of your hires and minimise the resources needed to find them.


We pride ourselves on bringing simplicity and transparency to complex recruitment processes and always align our hiring processes to every client’s unique requirements.

Find out more about our approach to outsourced recruitment and our highly respected client portfolio.

Contact us

If you would like more information about how our innovative MSP and RPO solutions can simplify your recruitment processes and help you find the right people for less please contact us.


​Mel Forbes, Chief Executive Officer, wants talented people who can bring something special to Guidant Group. Read her letter to you on our careers page.​


Contact Us

​If you want to learn more about our outsourced recruitment solutions, please call or email us.

Tel: 020 3096 4450​

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