Montreal – Canada, October 20, 2021 – Cegid, a leading software provider of cloud business management solutions for finance (ERP, cash management, tax), payroll & talent management, CPAs and retail professionals, is pleased to announce that it has been positioned as an Innovator in the 2021 Aragon Research Globe report for Corporate Learning. The report examines and evaluates current technology and suppliers in the field of Corporate Learning and HR in relation to successful hybrid work environment learning as a means to employee engagement and operational excellence.
Cegid, based in Paris, made a major move in July 2021 with the purchase of Talentsoft, which is based in Paris and has a growing client base in HR and Learning across France, the UK, Germany, North America and Northern Europe. This deal follows the 2019 acquisition of Meta4, the leading HCM provider in Spain, significantly expanding Cegid’s HR footprint in Southern Europe and Latin America. The acquisition of Talentsoft is expanding Cegid’s ability to serve customers in the UK, Germany, Northern Europe and strengthens its presence in North America.
In addition to its stronghold in the French CPA, and ERP markets, Cegid’s international development continues to focus on omnichannel retail solutions as well as payroll and HR management.
The Cegid Talent portfolio includes learning, recruiting, performance and skills management, succession planning, compensation, and analytics. Cegid offers a modern learning experience that includes the ability to offer custom learning paths. Thanks to its recent UX/UI redesign, these learning paths’ functionalities have been significantly improved. In addition to its existing Cegid offers off-the-shelf content via partnerships with OpenSesame, as well as custom content development services. With its embedded learning content management system (LCMS), enterprises can manage their course updates on a local and global bases.
“We are very proud to be positioned as an innovator in the Aragon Research Globe for Corporate Learning. With the arrival of Talentsoft, A Cegid Company in our product portfolio, we are very excited to start a whole new chapter of our history in North America. Both existing Cegid customers and prospects are going to benefit from the highly innovative R&D ecosystem developed by Talentsoft, A Cegid Company to help them rethink their work experience for lasting performance. In 2022, more than ever, Cegid will continue to support HR and IT leaders to drive and manage the transformation of their organization and improve their HRIS productivity with a global and open HCM platform through a culture of agile leadership and by future-proofing their workforce in a versatile universe of skills,” declared Marc Andre Nataf, General Manager, Cegid Talent.
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 The Aragon Research Globe™ for Corporate Learning, 2021, by Jim Lundy, October 2021.
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Cegid is a leading provider of cloud business management solutions for finance (ERP, cash management, tax), payroll & talent management, CPAs and retail professionals. With a proven track record in cloud management solutions, Cegid provides long term commitment to customers and helps digitalize companies, from small to large businesses, from private to public sector. Cegid combines a proactive and pragmatic approach of business with expertise in new technologies and a unique understanding of regulations. In a rapidly changing world, Cegid makes more possible and helps customers unleash their potential thanks to innovative and purposeful business solutions.
Currently, Cegid has 3,600 employees and markets its solutions in 130 countries. Cegid reported annual revenues of €498 million (December 31 2020). Pascal Houillon has been the CEO since March 2017.