Human capital consulting firm Deloitte has purchased virtually all assets of Bersin Associates, a provider of advisory services and research-based membership programs in the HR, talent, and learning markets. The acquisition creates one of the largest and broadest HR and talent management solutions library spanning data, research and analysis, strategic insight, and technology selection.
“The rise of globalization, changes in the labor model, shifting workforce dynamics and significant cost pressures are elevating the strategic importance of the HR function among the C-suite,” said Barbara Adachi, national managing director, Human Capital, Deloitte Consulting LLP. “The acquisition provides our clients with an enhanced portfolio of HR and talent management research, benchmarking and advisory services to help them address these challenges – all from a single source. Together we can help companies navigate the future direction of HR while adding strategic value to their bottom line.”
The Bersin Associates team will remain intact and continue to focus on providing employers solutions in analytics, research, and other foundational tools. The team will operate under the new moniker “Bersin by Deloitte.”
“Through this acquisition, Bersin will gain dedicated resources to expand into new content areas, globalize our offering, enhance our information services platform, and provide Chief Human Resource Officer-level insights and services,” said Josh Bersin , founder, CEO and president, Bersin Associates. “We are excited about the combination both firms will bring to help clients manage the spectrum of their talent management needs to serve the workforce of the future.”