E-learning Firm Affero Lab Basing European Hub In Ireland

Brazilian e-learning company Affero Lab is setting up their European Headquarters in the capital.

Not only will their European operations centre be set up in Dublin, they’re creating 40 new positions too.

Affero Lab is the result of a merger of brazil’s two biggest companies in Corporate Education: Affero and LAB SSJ.

On the one side, Affero – with a unique portfolio and dozens of successful cases of technology solutions geared toward learning.

On the other, LAB SSJ – recognized for its classroom-based and blended solutions, which link training to results.

Affero Lab will be recruiting for roles such as, research and development, developing the company’s technologies in the areas of adaptive learning, gamification, mobile learning and data analytics.

They’ll also be hiring sales and support staff to respond to clients in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Fabio Barcellos, Affero Lab Chief Strategy Officer, said: “Affero Lab has identified Ireland as a leading innovation hub for e-learning companies and a source of first rate software and engineering skills.”

“The European Operations Centre in Dublin will play an essential role in Affero Lab’s internationalisation strategy, leveraging our investments in innovative products and technologies and supporting us to grow our revenues in new, international markets outside of Latin America. I would like to thank the IDA for supporting us to establish this operation.”