Accurate Background Completes Acquisition of CareerBuilder Employment Screening

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Accurate Background, an Irvine, CA-based provider of compliant, automated workforce screening solutions, completed its previously announced acquisition of CareerBuilder Employment Screening (CBES) from CareerBuilder.

The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The Apax Digital Fund, the technology-focused growth equity fund advised by global private equity advisory firm Apax Partners, supported the transaction with an investment in Accurate.

The combined entity will now operate under the Accurate Background brand, focused on growing global adoption of its background checks, drug and health testing, I-9 verifications and services portfolio, and delivering technology innovation, customer service and candidate experience at scale.

In conjunction with today’s news, the company also announced two new additions to Accurate’s executive leadership team. Kristen Whitt joins as Senior Vice President, Operations and Cheryl Cerkoske joins as Vice President of Sales. Whitt previously served as Executive Vice President at CBES, while Cheryl served as VP of Sales at CBES.

Led by Tim Dowd, President and COO, and Dave Dickerson, Founder and CEO, Accurate Background is a provider of automated workforce screening. U.S. and international clients across all industries, from emerging businesses to Fortune 500 companies, rely on their compliant solutions. It is accredited by the Professional Background Screening Association.



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