The Reed Group
Reed in Partnership is part of the Reed family of
The Group was founded on May 7th 1960 when Sir Alec Reed, aged
26, opened his first Reed branch in Hounslow with just £75.
Since then Reed Specialist Recruitment has grown to
operate 441 business units in 163 locations worldwide, employing
more than 3,400 staff and specialising in 30 different sectors,
including Banking, Education, HR and Hospitality.
The Group also contains reed.co.uk - the UK's leading jobsite, which
attracts more than 150 million visits every year - and Reed
Learning, who have trained over 250,000 people in the past 10
years as part of postgraduate study programmes, business training
and personal development courses.
The Reed Foundation
Sir Alec Reed, founder of the Reed Group, set up the Reed
Charity Foundation which supports hundreds of charities in the UK
and abroad. The Reed Foundation, which owns 18% of the company,
aids charitable causes promoting education and the relief of
poverty, sickness and suffering.