Acquisition expands The Citation Group’s employee screening offerings in the UK.

The Citation Group, a global business providing expert B2B compliance services and solutions, today announced it has acquired Disclosure Services, an industry leading background screening provider in the UK.

Disclosure Services helps businesses make safer recruitment decisions and fulfil regulatory and compliance requirements. The company is a registered e-Umbrella Body with the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS), Disclosure Scotland and Access Northern Ireland (ANI).

The acquisition of Disclosure Services is a further strategic step in The Citation Group’s mission to support building better businesses to create a better world. The Group brings together market-leading compliance and certification products and services to help its clients build safe, sustainable and successful businesses that power the economy.

This news follows a stellar year of growth for The Citation Group in the UK, as the company continued to expand its footprint. This has included recently completed acquisitions of Mitigate Cyber, uCheck and Surefoot Solutions to provide businesses with the tools to stay safe, stay compliant and keep delivering.

Chris Morris, CEO of The Citation Group says:

“We are thrilled to welcome Disclosure Services to The Citation Group family and are proud of this latest acquisition, which is our sixth in the last 12 months. The Citation Group is committed to delivering top quality compliance solutions for businesses to successfully operate and grow in today’s evolving compliance landscape. Disclosure Services is an ideal addition to our background checking and screening division. It is a fantastic company that shares our mission to help build safer, more compliant businesses and will support our existing suite of offerings to allow our customers to make better and more informed recruitment decisions.”

Paul Maddocks, Managing Director of Disclosure Services says:

“We are excited and pleased to be joining The Citation Group, a company which shares our unwavering commitment to top quality service across all its service and product lines. Within Disclosure Services, we are committed to continuing to deliver the same first-class service our clients have come to expect.”