Global Upside Acquired by Safeguard Global
Safeguard Global, a global future of work company, announced today its acquisition of Global Upside, a global expansion technology and services company based in San Jose, Calif. The deal expands the company’s ability to help emerging and established multinationals compliantly recruit, hire, pay—and now set up operations—anywhere in the world. The move also helps Safeguard Global continue building out its workforce management technology platform, Global Unity, to be able to provide end-to-end digital service.
Following the announcement of the acquisition, Global Upside CEO, Ragu Bhargava provided his thoughts:
“22 years ago, Gita Bhargava and I started the Global Upside Corporation family, and today we are celebrating one of our proudest milestones yet.
It is with great excitement that we share this news with you: Global Upside Corporation has been acquired by Safeguard Global, a multinational company that is firmly aligned to our values, culture, and growth goals. Together, we will be the largest global EOR and the only platform with the scale, technology, and solutions to transform the industry and help clients evolve with the changing future of work landscape.
This is a great opportunity to reflect on all our past achievements and look forward to what the future has in store for the combined organization. With this new partnership, we can leverage our experiences to help our clients reach new heights and reinvent what’s possible every day.
I am exceptionally proud of this growing endeavor, and I know our greatest achievements are the ones that are yet to come. Together, we are stronger.”