BOGOTA CITY, Colombia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kuepa.com has acquired a majority stake in First Class, a leading English language provider in Colombia, which provides educational programs, test preparation, and exams for the corporate market in Colombia. With this acquisition, Kuepa increases its existing presence in the country.
First Class English has graduated over 10,000 professionals in English Language programs over the last eight years. Kuepa plans to introduce its online and blended learning platform, content, and methodology to expand First Class’s reach in Colombia and Latin America.
“We are very excited about this acquisition,” states Jorge Garcia, Director of Kuepa. “It will allow us to augment our services in Colombia, and provide quality English programs to our existing students and the corporate market. English is a fundamental skill for almost every job in Latin America, and we hope to contribute towards greater access for working adults in the region.”
“This is a great partnership for us,” explains Andrew Díaz, CEO of First Class English and who will continue his role in the organization, “because with Kuepa we can expand our reach and complete their workforce development offerings for corporate sector employees.”
About Kuepa (www.kuepa.com)
Kuepa provides workforce development blended and online learning solutions to adults throughout Latin America. Through its proprietary platform and blended learning content, Kuepa has trained over 30,000 students since its founding three years ago.
About First Class English (www.fce.edu.co)
First Class has provided counseling and preparation services for English language learning to corporate and institutional programs for more than 14 years in Colombia.