City & Guilds has announced the investment in a controlling stake in Kineo’s Latin America business (Kineo LATAM), as of the 20th of April 2022.
The business, based in Buenos Aires, has worked closely with the rest of the global Kineo organisation for several years and represents an important opportunity for the growth of Kineo’s existing North American business and City & Guilds as a whole.
Under the leadership of Rodrigo Bolanos, Kineo LATAM has experienced strong organic growth in revenue, clients and innovation and has developed a reputation in the Latin American market as a leader in the learning and development space.
Andy Moss, Managing Director Employer Solutions City & Guilds, comments:
"We’ve worked with Rodrigo and the team at Kineo LATAM for many years, and have watched with admiration as the business has gone from strength to strength. This investment signifies our confidence in the team, and in the opportunity we see to really accelerate Kineo’s growth in this region. By deepening our connections, our customers and colleagues will see many benefits, driving innovation, enhancing our global delivery capability and creating exciting new development opportunities."
The Kineo LATAM business was co-founded by CEO Rodrigo Bolaños and serves leading companies in Latin America with local, regional and global reach. Its services are comprised of award-winning custom learning content, learning technologies such as LXP and LMS, Learning Managed Services and Consulting.
Rodrigo Bolanos, co-founder of Kineo LATAM comments:
"Today marks a major milestone for our team, as we embark on a new chapter full of opportunities with City & Guilds. This investment will help us grow faster and continue partnering with our clients to engineer outcome-driven solutions with technology, learning science, learner-centered design and measurable impact. In the near future, our focus will be to continue delivering the best Talent Experience Platform solutions to help LATAM companies in their digital transformation journey.”