White collar staffing

Poolia

Poolia is a well-established brand within white collar staffing and was founded in 1989 (as Ekonompoolen). With the merger with Uniflex in November 2018, Poolia now offers both white collar as well as blue-collar services. The Poolia unit helps companies with their temporary staffing as well as recruitment. Some of Poolia’s specialty areas are banking & finance, HR, sales & markets & administration. Besides Sweden, it has offices in Germany, Finland and Norway. Now merged with Uniflex, Poolia has extended its offering towards the fields of industry, warehousing, construction, electricity, administration, sales and customer service.

Financials

POOLIA

SEKm 2017 2018 2019
Sales 1958 1974 2030
Sales growth (%) 0,9 0,8 2,8
EBITDA 61 22 58
EBITDA margin (%) 3,1 1,1 2,9
EBIT adj 60 34 53
EBIT adj margin (%) 3,1 1,7 2,6
Pretax profit 56 18 53
EPS rep 0,87 0,24 0,86
EPS growth (%) 4,7 -72 252,6
EPS adj 0,9 0,63 0,86
DPS 2,25 0 0,77
EV/EBITDA (x) 10,9 15,8 5,2
EV/EBIT adj (x) 11,1 10 5,7
P/E (x) 18,5 35,4 10
P/E adj (x) 17,7 13,7 10
EV/sales (x) 0,3 0,2 0,1
FCF yield (%) 2,1 -0,1 10,1
Dividend yield (%) 14,1 0 9
Net IB debt/EBITDA -1,3 -2,7 -1,7

Main shareholders

Poolia

Main shareholders Share capital % Voting shares %
Björn Örås 42.5 % 70.4 %
Traction 8.2 % 4.2 %
Fredrik Palmstierna 5.4 % 2.8 %
Kungliga Konstakademien 4.4 % 2.3 %
Thord Wilkne 3.5 % 1.8 %
Nordea Fonder 3.1 % 1.6 %
Morten Werner 2.3 % 1.2 %
Sara Örås 1.7 % 0.9 %
Jenny Pizzignacco 1.5 % 0.8 %
Peter Lindell 1.5 % 0.8 %