Swiss HR solutions company Adecco Group to acquire General Assembly for US$412.5 million

Switzerland-based human resources solutions company Adecco Group has announced it is set to acquire education company General Assembly for US$412.5 million ($530 million). General Assembly will operate as a separate division within the organisation, with founder and CEO Jake Schwartz to report to Adecco Group.

Founded in 2011, General Assembly provides individuals and businesses training around digital skills, offering a mix of courses on the likes of data analysis, user experience design, and coding.


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