Skillsoft

Business Services

Skillsoft is the world’s largest provider of commercial ‘off-the-shelf’ e-learning content.

Skillsoft is the world’s largest provider of commercial ‘off-the-shelf’ e-learning content.

Skillsoft is the world’s largest provider of commercial ‘off-the-shelf’ e-learning content. The company owns an unrivalled library of over 60,000 e-learning assets (courses, books, presentations, videos etc.) across 19 languages. The majority of Skillsoft’s cloud-based content covers training on IT and business skills but adjacent verticals including compliance and leadership are also part of the product mix.

Founded in 1998, Skillsoft is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland and has 1,400 employees in 16 global locations. The company serves over 6,000 customers and 19 million end-users, primarily in global enterprises including over half of the Fortune 500 companies.

Deal size

$2,325m

Date

2014

Location

Ireland