NIIT invests in experiential learning platform KNOLSKAPE
Global talent development corporation NIIT has made an investment in experiential learning platform KNOLSKAPE to provide technology solutions for organizations to make their workforce future ready.
With a direct presence in the US, the UK, India, Malaysia, and Singapore, KNOLSKAPE sells its products and solutions in a subscription model powered by omni-channel delivery. Its experiential learning platform is focused on empowering the hybrid work environment of organizations.
The funding from NIIT is expected to be utilized by KNOLSKAPE for its global expansion.
KNOLSKAPE’s portfolio consists of artificial intelligence (AI) powered simulations covering more than 100 competencies and cutting-edge talent intelligence for managerial, leadership, business, and future skills.
Adopted by more than 400 leading global organizations across 75 countries, the solutions comprise experiential learning courses on a wide variety of subjects including critical thinking, emotional intelligence, agile ways of working, design thinking, digital leadership, digital selling, data-based decision making, influencing skills, and design leadership among others.
Rajiv Jayaraman — KNOLSKAPE Solutions Founder and CEO said: “We are excited to join hands with NIIT to bring the power of experiential learning to global organizations. This collaboration is another step towards realizing KNOLSKAPE’s mission of helping organizations and leaders become future ready.
“With this partnership, customers will get access to world-class immersive learning products and platforms from KNOLSKAPE and in-depth expertise from NIIT when it comes to solutioning, delivery and consulting. This joint value proposition will tremendously help organizations navigate the new world of work.”
The investment will allow the integration of NIIT’s managed services approach with KNOLSKAPE’s expansive platform and portfolio to enable organizations to prepare a digital first, future-ready workforce.
Sailesh Lalla — NIIT Chief Business Officer said: “As our customers transform their businesses into digital-first enterprises, talent transformation and the Future of Work are in the spotlight. KNOLSKAPE ’s experiential learning platform and offerings in leadership, professional and digital skills will strengthen NIIT’s Managed Training Services offering for leadership and workplace skills.
“Our goal is to enable our customers to build talent pipelines that will not only deliver on current skill needs but also support the dynamic demands of the future.”