Assessment Firm Acquires Koru Predictive Hiring

Assessment Firm Acquires Koru Predictive Hiring

LONDON, Dec. 20, 2018 — Capp & Co. Limited, a global leader in strength-based talent assessment, announces today that it has completed its acquisition of Seattle-based Koru Careers, Inc.’s predictive hiring business. With the addition of Koru’s assessment of the Koru7™ Impact Skills and its predictive hiring platform, Capp is now able to provide enterprise employers with the ability to assess a wider range of work-related strengths and predict the fit of job applicants using machine learning and AI technologies. With this acquisition, Capp further establishes its US presence and opens its New York City head office at 450 Lexington Avenue in January 2019. “We help employers to create a better aligned, motivated and – most importantly – more productive workforce,” said Dr. Alex Linley, CEO and co-founder of Capp & Co. “Koru’s predictive hiring technology and deep expertise in soft skills will enable us to assess a new set of performance strengths such as grit, rigor and