London, U.K. – April 3, 2017 – Communicaid, one of the world’s leading culture and communication skills consultancies, today announces its acquisition by Learnlight, a leading provider of blended language and skills training and an innovative force in the EdTech market.

The acquisition forms part of Learnlight’s strategy to become the global leader in blended language and skills training. The addition of Communicaid with its extensive global footprint, international client base and suite of training solutions is an important step in this journey.

Rupert Hillier, Co-founder and COO of Learnlight said “We are delighted to be working with the Communicaid team. They bring significant expertise and more than 25 years’ experience in delivering language, intercultural and communication skills training of the highest quality. This will be key in extending our portfolio of soft skills training courses.”

“Learnlight is a perfect fit for Communicaid. Both companies are committed to providing language and skills training of the highest quality to our clients across the globe.” said Stuart Fraser, CEO of Communicaid. “Joining the Learnlight family will allow Communicaid to offer its clients access to an award-winning platform and a suite of innovative learning solutions.”

About Learnlight

Learnlight is an EdTech company that provides language and skills training to learners in more than 150 countries. The company has developed an award-winning learning platform to deliver blended virtual, face-to-face, and digital training programs to employees of regional and global businesses. Clients include blue-chip companies such as Deutsche Telecom, Ericsson, PWC, GlobalEnglish, Coca-Cola, Siemens, Oxford University Press, SEAT, Ricoh, Orange, and Inditex. Learnlight employs 220+ staff and 1000+ trainers worldwide.

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About Communicaid

Communicaid is a global culture and communication skills consultancy that assists the world’s leading organisations to mitigate the risks and maximise the opportunities of working in a complex and ever-changing international environment. It provides a complete suite of consultancy services as well as targeted intercultural, global leadership, language and communication skills training.

With training centres in London, Paris, Brussels, Frankfurt and New York, combined with a worldwide network of trainers, consultants and partner organisations, Communicaid is uniquely placed to help you develop the global competence of your organisation and its employees.

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