GPO Group Enters Into a Partnership with Sam Schwartz Consulting
At the end of July 2015, GPO Group formalized its partnership with the North American company SAM SCHWARTZ CONSULTING, LLC, acquiring the 30% of its capital and an agreement to reach the 60% in the coming years. SAM SCHWARTZ CONSULTING, LLC, founded in New York in 1995, is a consulting and engineering company specialized in mobility and transport services. Headquartered in New York and with offices in Washington DC, Chicago, Los Angeles, Newark and Tampa, the firm has currently a team of more than 100 employees, and a sales forecast over 16 M US$ for 2015.
Samuel I. Schwartz, founder of the company, is one of the most renowned specialists and leader of the mobility and transport market in the United States. After more than 20 years of experience in the New York City Department of Transportation, serving in positions such as Chief Engineer and Traffic Commissioner, he founded his own company in 1995, SAM SCHWARTZ Engineering DPC, origin of the current SAM SCHWARTZ CONSULTING LLC.
With this incorporation, GPO GROUP gets firmly established in four markets including Spain, Brazil, the Andean region (Peru / Colombia) and the USA, and from these locations we are providing engineering and consulting services in many other places worldwide. Today, the companies of GPO GROUP employ more than 400 professionals, and they have all together a sales forecast over 35 M€ for 2015, and a backlog of 45 M€ (ending on July 2015).