- Almost 36.000 employees, working at companies from Romania, attended training and teambuilding programs developed by Ascendis in 2017
- Training, consultancy and teambuilding divisions have generated the biggest sales growth in 2017, compared to 2016
Ascendis, the market leader of training and consultancy in the organizational development sector in Romania, ended 2017 with a total turnover of EUR 7.26 million. This record turnover has been registered in the same year when the company celebrated its 20th anniversary.
”The growth is beyond our expectations. We are happy to have better results than expected for 2017. We were expecting a 10% growth, after a very good 2016. This growth has been the result of the diversification of products and services: we have invested in new training programs, we entered the corporate conferences market and we have extended our team of consultants”, declared Andrei Goșu General Manager Ascendis.
Also, in the same period, the sales of foreign language courses grew by 13%, reaching EUR 1.1 million. The demand for well-being programmes grew, as well, by 7 percent, reaching EUR 0.3 million. In addition to 2016, starting with October, the services of the digital marketing company Ideologiq have been added to Ascendis and Ideologiq had a turnover of EUR 0.7 million.
”Our target for 2018 is to grow by 10%. We plan to invest more in microlearning and coaching. On top, we shall enter the ex-Yugoslav area: we shall launch Ascendis Adria in in June and a team of 5 consultants will deliver our services and products in Serbia, Croatia and Slovenia”, added Andrei Goșu.