Empowering People Group acquires Learning Nexus

Lizzie Buxton

Written By Lizzie Buxton

12th October 2022

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New transformational learning solution added to the Group’s suite of digitally-enabled human capital management solutions

Empowering People Group has announced the acquisition of Learning Nexus to further enhance the breadth of the Group’s services as a technology-led HR, change and employment law solutions provider.

Learning Nexus is a UK-based provider of innovative, compliance-led digital learning solutions to corporates, public sector organisations and non-profits. Based in Gloucester, the business provides a library of digital content, as well as delivering bespoke content to address specific customer requirements.

Empowering People Group is owned by Limerston Capital Partners and already includes AdviserPlus, Working Transitions and Halborns, three businesses dedicated to simplifying the complexity in HR, empowering managers and upskilling teams. The Group has established itself as a leading UK provider of digitally-enabled HR solutions and expert advice, boasting an extensive client list of some of the UK’s biggest household names across the Group. The addition of Learning Nexus introduces a market-leading learning solution, and innovative content and design expertise to strengthen the Group’s proposition of driving business performance through people performance.

Yvonne Wilcock, CEO of Empowering People Group, explains, “It is a very exciting time to be welcoming Learning Nexus into the Group as we further cement our position as people-empowered business transformation specialists. Its award-winning digital learning solutions complement the businesses across the Group and Learning Nexus brings with it a fantastic group of people with exceptional design skills. This acquisition broadens the suite of learning and development solutions we can deliver for clients to help unlock the full potential of their workforce and increase their agility in today’s ever-changing business landscape.” 

Owners and Founders of Learning Nexus, Ken George and Peter Howell, added, “We are delighted that Learning Nexus is joining such a forward-thinking group that will help continue the growth of the business as a specialist provider of transformational learning solutions. As the future of work continues to evolve, the synergies between the Group businesses will offer clients a suite of critical employee engagement tools and services that revolutionise employee experiences to enhance business performance”. 

This announcement further demonstrates the Empowering People Group’s commitment to providing a comprehensive range of services that support people throughout their career and help to create healthier organisations where people can thrive.

About Empowering People Group

Empowering People Group is a people, data and technology driven human capital management (HCM) group of businesses, helping to deliver improved human capital performance to a broad range of enterprise clients and SMEs. The group has become a leading UK provider of specialist technology and innovative HR, change and employment law solutions that drive business performance through people performance.

Website: www.empoweringpeoplegroup.com

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/empowering-people-group

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Learning Nexus is a renowned expert in the provision of digital learning. With 30 years of experience in creating digital solutions, the company works closely with customers to help to inspire and engage their people. A Totara Platinum Partner since 2016, Learning Nexus also helps drive business success through the efficiency and elegance of the Totara platforms.

Website: https://www.learningnexus.co.uk

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/learning-nexus

About Limerston Capital

Founded in 2015 by James Paget, João Rosa and Martim Avillez, London based Limerston Capital pursues control investments in UK mid-market companies and seeks to create value through the firm’s buy-and-build and operationally focused model.  The firm targets businesses with EBITDA of between £5 million and £15 million that have a solid value proposition, but have potential for operational improvements, have mispriced underlying returns on capital and provide opportunities for strategic repositioning via consolidation.

Website: www.limerstoncap.com


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