Former ManpowerGroup Executive Joins ICF Board of Directors

Jun 1, 2017

Michael Van Handel Brings Decades of Financial, Operational and M&A Experience to ICF

ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI), a consulting and technology services provider to commercial and government clients around the world, has elected Michael Van Handel to its board of directors as the company works toward another year of record growth.

“We are excited to welcome Mike to our board,” said Sudhakar Kesavan, ICF chairman and CEO. “As we work to scale our business into new markets, Mike’s extensive qualifications and impressive track record of supporting large publicly-traded companies through mergers, acquisitions, financial planning and analysis will be invaluable to our team. His passion for doing work that makes a difference to companies and to the world is fully aligned with our mission.”

Van Handel served as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and was a member of the Executive Operating Committee at ManpowerGroup, a world leader in innovative workforce solutions. Under his leadership, ManpowerGroup saw over 150 percent growth and successfully completed over 40 acquisitions. He was named “America's Best CFO for Business and Professional Services” by Institutional Investor Magazine every year since 2005 until he retired from ManpowerGroup last year, and was named “CFO of the Year” by the Greater Milwaukee Business Journal in 2008.

“ICF has proven itself as an established leader, but that hasn’t stopped the company from remaining nimble and continuing to reinvent itself,” said Michael Van Handel. “I’m thrilled to join ICF’s Board of Directors and work with such a talented group of people. I look forward to supporting the company’s continued growth in commercial and government markets.”

One of the world’s leading consultancies, ICF works companies in critical markets and governments all over the world to plan, design, and implement transformative projects. Over 5,000 business analysts, policy specialists, technologists, researchers, digital strategists, social scientists and creatives across 70 countries support hundreds of organizations. For nearly 50 years, ICF has stayed relevant by taking nontraditional approaches to some of the most pressing challenges facing their clients.

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