CGA Group has completed the acquisition of CPL Online, the e-learning platform from CPL Training.

The deal will see former CGA chief executive, Jon Collins, as executive chairman, and current CGA retail director, Jamie Campbell,join CPL Online founder David Dasher in an expanded management team.

Commenting on the deal, CGA group chief executive, Phil Tate said: “This is a great addition to our CGA family. CPL Online strengthens and extends our offer in UK hospitality while positioning us well for growth in new sectors and territories. We are fortunate to benefit from a strong management team, an excellent wider team in the Birkenhead offices and an extensive suite of products and services, all of which have an excellent reputation in their respective markets.”

CPL Training chief executive, Daniel Davies, said: “This is the right sale to the right party at the right time. I am hugely proud over our achievements with CPL Online to date and I know the CGA team are the right people to build on that legacy. I look forward to working with them as we execute our exciting vision for CPL Training.”