Employability credentialing firm Aspiring Minds has acquired Mizcoin, a Noida based mobile software development company for an undisclosed amount, according to sources in the company.
As part of the deal Mizcoin’s team will join Aspiring Minds product development team to help the company build on its mobile product strategy, a company insider told iamwire.
Himanshu Aggarwal, co-founder and CEO, Aspiring Minds said, “Mizcoin extends Aspiring Minds’ mobile product capabilities, helping us reach more job seekers and deliver even greater value to our customers globally.”
Founded in 2007 by Himanshu Aggarwal and Varun Aggarwal, Aspiring Minds raised a Series A investment of undisclosed amount from Omidyar Network. The raised amount was used to increase its services & offerings and to expand company’s operations to new locations. US-headquartered firm serves more than 1,100 corporations and 4,000 higher education institutions.
Aspiring Minds Assessment Pvt. Ltd. provides a methodology to search candidates matching the job profile by using filters on multi-dimensional skill analysis of a pool of candidates for institutions and companies in India. It’s services include an assessment platform (AMCAT) that provides statistical feedback to judge the employment suitability of the candidate.
It also provides services in the areas of recruitment benchmarks, skill gap analysis, and promotions related feedback; and assessment for education comprising entrance tests, training need analysis, and certification solutions.