Company Timeline

December 1, 2006

Nigel Frank International launches in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. Dedicated to Microsoft recruitment, the company quickly establishes itself across the European market.

January 1, 2010

Our second brand, Mason Frank International, launches to reflect the growing need for qualified Salesforce professionals. We open new offices in London, New York and Singapore whilst expanding operations into Australia.

January 1, 2012

Frank Recruitment Group is incorporated to reflect the breadth of our services, as we continue to open up new markets. Between 2013 and 2016 we establish two additional brands—Washington Frank and Anderson Frank—and open offices in Melbourne, San Francisco, Berlin and Philadelphia.

April 28, 2016

TPG Growth invests in us and places us in the same portfolio as their investments including Spotify and Airbnb. We cut the ribbon on offices in Berlin and Philadelphia, as well as a third office in our home city of Newcastle.

January 1, 2017

The company continues to enjoy significant growth, reflected by multiple awards and our listing in The Sunday Times Profit Track 100, as one of Britain’s fastest-growing private companies. Our newest office opens in Dallas.

April 4, 2018

Revolent, our world-leading cloud talent creation firm, is born. We also launch two new staffing brands—Nelson Frank and Jefferson Frank—and open offices in Tampa, Denver, Barcelona, and Amsterdam. We place on The Sunday Times Top Track 250, Britain’s Private Companies with the Fastest-Growing Sales, and are named on the Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 for the second year in a row.

July 8, 2019

New offices launch in Scottsdale, Charlotte, Munich, London, Irvine, Cologne, and Tokyo. Our global headcount reaches 1,900.

January 20, 2020

Our eleventh North American hub opens its doors in Chicago.

August 2, 2021

We expand our existing offering to our Canadian customers with the opening of our first office in Toronto.

Our Awards


Best companies for women award 2019 logo

Best Companies for Women 2019

FOCUS Awards

Professional and Specialist Search Executive Search

CICM Awards

Credit Team of the Year

Sunday Times Top Track 250 2018 Logo

Britain’s private mid-market growth companies with the biggest sales

Sunday Times International Track 200 2018 Logo

Britain’s private companies with the fastest-growing international sales

Britain’s private companies with the fastest-growing profits


LinkedIn Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agencies award logo 2016

Most Socially Engaged Staffing Companies

BVCA Management Team Award logo

Mid-Market Private Equity-backed Management Team

Best and Brightest Companies to Work for award logo

Best & Brightest Companies to Work

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Best Companies to Work For New York 2016

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