The history of Manpower starts in 1948. The company was founded in Milwaukee (Wisconsin, USA) and soon began a rapid business expansion throughout the United States. In 1956 the Canadian office was opened and in the same year the first European office in the UK began its operation.
With nearly 2,200 offices in 82 countries worldwide, we leverage of world of work expertise to create the work models, design the people practises and access the talent sources its clients need for the future.
As the world’s workforce expert, we connect more than 600,000 people to meaningful work every day, and provide recruitment and workforce solutions for more than 400,000 clients around the world.
What does that mean for your business? It means that no matter if your needs are local, national or global; we combine unparalleled workforce reach with on-the-ground understanding of local cultures, employment laws and candidate markets.
Take a look at our global website for more information about our operations around the world, or use the links on the left to find out about our history, investor relations, or vision and values.