Blue Arrow


Blue Arrow is one of the UK’s most popular and well-known specialist staffing agencies with a reputation built over six generations of relationships with job seekers and employers in transport, logistics, call centre, hospitality, manufacturing, retail and the public sector.

Blue Arrow helps clients compete to attract and retain the best available talent, placing tens of thousands of people in temporary and permanent jobs each week. Understanding their talent communities is at the heart of how Blue Arrow helps its clients succeed.

As an award-winning employer, recognised as a Platinum Investor in People and frequently among the Top 100 Best Companies to Work For, Blue Arrow is powered by its 400+ staffing experts and market-leading technology. Blue Arrow’s vision is to lead the way in creating innovative and inclusive workforce solutions for its clients, candidates and staff.


Twenty20 Capital Support

With the growth of multi-sector, multi-skill, 360° recruitment outsourcing, we recognised the lucrative opportunity Blue Arrow presented.

With clear scalability opportunities, including client base development, footprint expansion and attraction of the best recruitment talent – Blue Arrow is a business with the potential to grow rapidly.

Chadwick Nott

Fast Facts

  • icon 281 lawyers place in roles in 2022
  • icon 188 interim roles were filled in 2022
  • icon 156 professional service clients
  • icon 54% of employee service is between 5-20 years

With the culture of a boutique legal recruitment agency but the expertise and reach of a multi-national, Chadwick Nott provide clients and candidates with full market coverage. With over 25 years of experience, they have countless long-standing client relationships and continually offer job seekers the support and platform to find sustainable employment.


Twenty20 Capital Support

We resonated with the passion of the people; bright individuals who pride themselves in being supportive, consultative legal sector experts, working with integrity and pride in all outcomes.

As a niche legal recruitment business with impressive profit margins, low overheads and impressive staff retention, the brand creates opportunities in the market, whilst also expanding our sector reach.



Tate is an award-winning supplier of temporary and permanent staff for head-office support and specialist roles. Their vision is simple: to be the best, everywhere, all the time.

Recognised as an ‘Investor in People’ employer, Tate has helped businesses build teams of talented people across various sectors, including Financial Services, Retail, Real Estate, Technology & IT, Healthcare, Education and Government. Their experienced network of recruitment consultants offer a personalised service to clients and talent communities. Meanwhile, their National Service Delivery Centre ensures a high-quality service experience for clients with national workplaces and high-volume talent attraction, screening and onboarding requirements.


Twenty20 Capital Support

With low overhead costs but considerably high service demand, Tate presented an attractive, recession-resistant option in an economy where office personnel services remain constant. As businesses continue to grow, we recognise the impact this niche brand has in the space and in meeting the market demand for recruitment services.

The Recruitment Co.

Fast Facts

  • icon Over 30 Years Experience
  • icon 250 National Colleagues
  • icon 2.3k Client Locations
  • icon 30 Regional/ SBU Hubs
  • icon 10+ Specialisms

The Recruitment Co. is a general staffing business with local expertise through its branch network and a national hiring footprint delivered by an expert resourcing centre. Operating across multiple vertical sectors and markets, supplying temps and perms, The Recruitment Co. offer bespoke, scalable, fully adaptable workforce solutions.


Twenty20 Capital Support

Twenty20 Capital joined forces with The Recruitment Co. when the economy was under pressure due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The brand was steady and stable but showed potential for further growth and sector expansion.

At the time of purchase, The Recruitment Co. was comfortably generating a healthy profit, however, after a transformational management restructure, a full rebrand, plus entry into new geographies and markets the business is now breaking profit records.

Working with Twenty20 has allowed our business to achieve great things. Their support is not only financial; they inspire and motivate new ways of thinking, and innovative ways of achieving business success. Our aspirational growth goals are now becoming a reality.
Darren Roscoe, MD, The Recruitment Co.