Recruit Acquires Glassdoor for $1,200,000,000

Company Information



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Glassdoor helps you find a job and company you love. Reviews, salaries and benefits from employees. Interview questions from candidates. Millions of jobs.

Transaction Details

  • Date – 5/8/2018
  • Transaction Type – M&A
  • Transaction Amount – $1,200,000,000
  • Transaction Round
  • M&A Terms – Glassdoor, founded in 2008, will remain a “distinct and separate part” of Recruit Holdings’ HR technology business segment. The Tokyo-based company has more than 45,000 employees; its last big acquisition was swooping up jobs site Indeed in 2012. The all-cash deal is subject to regulatory approval, expected this summer.