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closed 2/21/2018 via PR Newswire

Leeds Equity Partners, acquired Endeavor Schools

synopsis: Leeds Equity Partners, LLC, the private equity firm focused exclusively on investing in the Knowledge Industries, announced that it has acquired Endeavor Schools, LLC. Endeavor operates 37 schools in 9 states and educates more than 6,400 students from preschool through high school. Endeavor's schools operate under 17 different local brands.
buyer: Leeds Equity Partners
Leeds Equity Partners, LLC, is a private equity firm focused exclusively on investing in the education, training and information services industries. The firm has raised and managed more than $1.5 billion of capital across six funds. "
target: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor owns and operates 37 high quality, private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US, with schools in California, Florida, Georgia, Minnesota, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon and Texas. The schools operate under 17 different local brands and include 19 Montessori schools.
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announced 5/4/2022 via BusinessWire

Bright Horizons Family Solutions, will acquire Only About Children

synopsis: Bright Horizons Family Solutions, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Only About Children, a high-quality operator of child care and early education centers in Australia.
buyer: Bright Horizons Family Solutions (BFAM:$1,832.29)
Bright Horizons is a leading global provider of high-quality child care and early education, back-up care, and workplace education services. The company partners with employers to support workforces by providing services that help working families and employees thrive personally and professionally. "
target parent: Bain Capital
target: Only About Children
Only About Children is a high-quality operator of child care and early education centers in Australia. Based outside Sydney, OAC operates approximately 75 campuses located in the Australian states of New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland.
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closed 4/22/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Genius Group Limited, acquired Education Angels

synopsis: Genius Group Limited, a world-leading entrepreneur Edtech and education group, has announced the completion of its acquisition of New Zealand based Education Angels, a provider of in-home childcare, which enables children from birth to five years to flourish in a caring environment tailored to their needs.
buyer: Genius Group Limited (NYSEAM:GNS:$12.78)
Genius Group is a world-leading entrepreneur Edtech and education group, with a mission to disrupt the current education model with a student-centered, life-long learning curriculum that prepares students with the leadership, entrepreneurial and life skills to succeed in today’s market. "
target: Education Angels
New Zealand based Education Angels is a provider of in-home childcare, which enables children from birth to five years to flourish in a caring environment tailored to their needs.
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closed 3/9/2022 via PR Web

Children of America, acquired Oceanside Academy

synopsis: Children of America, Educational Childcare (COA), the #1 preschool in America, has acquired Oceanside Academy, a private preschool located in Jupiter, Florida. Oceanside Academy strives to provide all children with a quality early learning experience. They offer a safe and stimulating environment where children cultivate a natural desire to learn.
buyer: Children of America
Children of America (COA) is the #1 preschool in America. COA offers the highest level of childcare for children ages six weeks to twelve years of age. Their premier programs include infant care, toddler care, preschool and pre-kindergarten programs, before-and-after school care, and summer camp. "
target: Oceanside Academy
Oceanside Academy is a private preschool located in Jupiter, Florida. Oceanside Academy strives to provide all children with a quality early learning experience. They offer a safe, nurturing, and stimulating environment where children cultivate a natural desire to learn.
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announced 3/9/2022 via BNC Analysis

The Yare Education Trust will be merged with Boudica Schools Trust,

synopsis: Two academy trusts with combined responsibility for 18 schools across Norfolk, UK, have agreed to merge. The Yare Education Trust, which runs seven schools in the county, is merging with Boudica Schools Trust, which runs 11 sites. Based in Norwich, The Yare Education Trust is a collaborative group of school communities.
buyer: Boudica Schools Trust
Based in the UK, Boudica Schools Trust (BST)'s vision of improving life chances for all pupils is at the heart of their school sponsorship. Their strategic aims are to improve educational outcomes and be an employer of choice. Boudica Schools Trust operates 11 schools in Norwich. "
target: The Yare Education Trust
Based in Norwich, The Yare Education Trust is a collaborative group of school communities, formally partnering each other in a Multi Academy Trust. Their schools consist of Dussindale Primary School, Hemblington Primary School, Hillside Avenue Primary/Nursery School, and more.
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closed 2/2/2022 via PR Newswire

O2B Kids, acquired Cedars Preschool

synopsis: O2B Kids, a premier provider of early education services, has acquired Cedars Preschool, a provider of high-quality early education services in Georgia. Cedars operates eight schools in the greater Atlanta region, and O2B now has 10 schools operating in the state of Georgia.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: O2B Kids
O2B Kids is a leading provider of early education services for children in the Southeast U.S. O2B offers preschool education for children 0 to 5 years old, afterschool enrichment programs for elementary school students, and an unprecedented family membership program for all kids 0 to 13 years old. "
target: Cedars Preschool
Cedars Preschool is a provider of high-quality early education services in Georgia. Based in the greater Atlanta region, Cedars operates preschools providing families with an education-focused and industry-leading environment for early education services.
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closed 11/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

Endeavor Schools, acquired Village Green Day School

synopsis: Endeavor Schools has acquired Village Green Day School in Great Falls, Virginia. Founded in 1979, Village Green Day School has provided high-quality programs for children up to kindergarten level.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Village Green Day School
Founded in 1979, Village Green Day School has provided high-quality programs for children up to kindergarten level. Its highly experienced staff draws inspiration from several celebrated education theorists to create an efficacious evidence-based approach to children’s education.
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announced 8/25/2021 via Company Press Release

Georgia Capital PLC, will acquire Georgian-Austrian School Pesvebi LLC

synopsis: Georgia Capital PLC is to acquire Georgian-Austrian School Pesvebi LLC, an educational institution that offers three-level teaching. Currently, the school provides education to 450 learners from 1st to 12th grade, and offers distance learning and pre-school education. They are based in Tbilisi, Georgia.
buyer: Georgia Capital PLC (LSE:CGEO:$391.19)
Georgia Capital is an investment and holding company of a diversified group focused on investing in and developing businesses in Georgia. They seek to capture growth in these sectors: renewable energy, P&C insurance, real estate, water utility, healthcare, auto services, education, & retail banking."
target: Georgian-Austrian School Pesvebi LLC
Georgian-Austrian School Pesvebi LLC is an educational institution that offers three-level teaching. Currently, the school provides education to 450 learners from 1st to 12th grade, and offers distance learning and pre-school education. They are based in Tbilisi, Georgia.
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closed 4/29/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Learning Care Group, Inc., acquired Young School

synopsis: Learning Care Group, Inc. announced its acquisition of Young School, six preschools serving families in Maryland in Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, and Howard Counties. Learning Care Group is the second-largest for-profit early education and childcare provider in North America.
buyer parent: American Securities Capital Partners
buyer: Learning Care Group, Inc.
Learning Care Group is a leader in early childhood education, with more than 50 years of experience in inspiring children to love learning. Headquartered in Novi, Mich., the company is the second largest for-profit early education and care provider in North America. "
target: Young School
Young School is a daycare group that aims to inspire a lifelong love of learning by providing a thoughtful, nurturing environment for children that fosters creativity, independence and social confidence in a dynamic, joyful setting that is respectful of each child’s needs and individuality.
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closed 4/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Endeavor Schools, acquired The Academy Early Childhood Education Center

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, one of the nation’s fastest-growing education management companies, has acquired The Academy Early Childhood Education Center, which was established in 1994 and now currently operates two facilities in Arvada and Westminster, Colorado. They offer schooling for toddlers to age 12.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: The Academy Early Childhood Education Center
The Academy Early Childhood Education Center was established in 1994 and now currently operates two facilities in Arvada and Westminster, Colorado. They offer schooling for toddlers to age 12.
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closed 4/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Endeavor Schools, acquired Parker Landing Child Development Center

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, one of the nation’s fastest-growing education management companies, has acquired The Parker Landing Child Development Center, a school for children from infant age to preschoolers. Parker Landing’s excellent program includes a focus on all aspects of a child’s growth, including intellectual, physical and social development.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Parker Landing Child Development Center
The Parker Landing Child Development Center is a school for children from infant age to preschoolers. Parker Landing’s excellent program includes a focus on all aspects of a child’s growth, including intellectual, physical and social development.
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announced 3/10/2021 via BNC Analysis

Henry Barnard School will be merged with The Providence Country Day School,

synopsis: The Henry Barnard School is merging with the private Providence Country Day School, which means the combined schools will offer pre-kindergarten to grade 12 instruction. Henry Barnard School is an educational institution that offers educational courses for pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, and primary level students.
buyer: The Providence Country Day School
The Providence Country Day School (often abbreviated to the initials PCD) is a private middle and high school, founded in 1923. Located in East Providence, Rhode Island, United States, it serves approximately 200 students in grades 6 through 12. "
target: Henry Barnard School
Henry Barnard School is an educational institution that offers educational courses for pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, and primary level students. The institute also offers weekly classes for art, music, technology education, library, and Spanish.
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closed 1/6/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Learning Care Group, Inc., acquired U-Gro Learning Centers

synopsis: Learning Care Group, Inc. announced its acquisition of U-GRO Learning Centres, 14 preschools serving families in Central Pennsylvania in Dauphin, Cumberland, Lancaster, Lebanon, and York Counties. Learning Care Group is the second-largest for-profit early education and childcare provider in North America.
buyer parent: American Securities Capital Partners
buyer: Learning Care Group, Inc.
Learning Care Group is a leader in early childhood education, with more than 50 years of experience in inspiring children to love learning. Headquartered in Novi, Mich., the company is the second largest for-profit early education and care provider in North America. "
target: U-Gro Learning Centers
U-GRO Learning Centres consists of 14 preschools serving families in Central Pennsylvania in Dauphin, Cumberland, Lancaster, Lebanon, and York Counties. At U-GRO, the educational experience combines the best of a structured, age-appropriate program with self-direction, exploration and play.
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announced 12/9/2020 via Reuters

SDM Jazz and Ballet Academie, will acquire Dawnwood Education Group

synopsis: SDM School of Jazz and Ballet, a Hong Kong Professional Dance School that provides various dancing courses, will acquire Dawnwood Education Group, an education startup that aims to re-think Chinese pre-school education.
buyer: SDM Jazz and Ballet Academie (SEHK:8363:$24.52)
SDM School of Jazz and Ballet, Hong Kong Professional Dance School, provides various dancing courses. SDM, a symbol of Smile Dance Memory, aims to let children learn professional dance through a series of dance courses, and on the other hand, through dance to cultivate children's positive thoughts. "
target: Dawnwood Education Group
Dawnwood is an education startup that aims to re-think Chinese pre-school education, starting from the bottom up. They will be the first kindergarten in China to present a ‘modernised’ approach to the Reggio Emilia philosophy, integrating its child-led learning into Chinese community culture.
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closed 9/16/2020 via BNC Analysis

Abby and Marcus Litting, acquired Kiddie Winks Day Care Nursery Ltd

synopsis: Formerly known as Kiddiewinks, the newly-renamed Beeches Park Children’s Day Nursery has been acquired by Abby and Marcus Litting, the owners of The Old Forge Children’s Day Nursery, based in Findern, South Derbyshire.
buyer: Abby and Marcus Litting
Abby and Marcus Litting are the owners of The Old Forge Children’s Day Nursery, based in Findern, South Derbyshire. "
target: Kiddie Winks Day Care Nursery Ltd
Kiddie Winks Day Care Centre Nursery & Pre-School, now Beeches Park Children’s Day Nursery, is a nursery and pre-school located in Burton-upon-Trent, UK that provides childcare and education for babies aged 0 – 12 months and children aged 1 to 12 years.
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closed 9/9/2020 via BNC Analysis

Cognita Schools, Ltd., acquired Mirasur International School

synopsis: Cognita, a global educational group, has acquired Mirasur International School (MIS), a bilingual private school in Spain. MIS provides preschool to high school education services to over 1,100 students. The school aims to provide their students with the knowledge and tools they need to function in society.
buyer parent: Jacobs Holding
buyer: Cognita Schools, Ltd.
Launched in 2004, Cognita is an extraordinary family of diverse yet connected schools spanning eight different countries. They share one common purpose: to create an inspiring world of education that builds self-belief and empowers individuals to succeed. "
target: Mirasur International School
Mirasur International School (MIS) is a bilingual private school in Spain. MIS provides preschool to high school education services to over 1,100 students. The school aims to provide their students with the knowledge and tools they need to function in society.
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closed 8/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

Sunny Days Nurseries, acquired TE Childcare Ltd

synopsis: Sunny Days Nurseries, a provider of childcare services in the UK, has acquired TE Childcare, an operator of preschools in the UK. TE Childcare operates the Hoppers and Sparkling Stars preschools. Their preschools provide a nurturing, stimulating and welcoming environment for children aged 2-4 years old.
buyer: Sunny Days Nurseries
Sunny Days Nurseries is a provider of childcare services in the UK. Sunny Days operates two day nurseries in the Dorset. Their nurseries provide exceptional childcare in an environment that inspires learning and development through fun and play. "
target: TE Childcare Ltd
TE Childcare is an operator of preschools in the UK. TE Childcare operates the Hoppers and Sparkling Stars preschools. Their preschools provide a nurturing, stimulating and welcoming environment for children aged 2-4 years old. They offer a variety of areas and activities for children to play in.
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announced 7/29/2020 via Company Press Release

Permira, will purchase EF Kids & Teens from EF Education First AG

synopsis: Global investment firm Permira and EF Education First announced that a company backed by the Permira Funds has agreed to invest in a majority stake in the EF Kids & Teens business headquartered in Switzerland with schools in China and Indonesia. EF Kids & Teens is a market leader in premium English language education.
buyer: Permira
Permira is a global investment firm. Permira advises funds with a total committed capital of approximately US$48bn (€44bn) and makes long-term investments, including majority control investments and strategic minority investments. "
seller: EF Education First AG
The acquisition includes the EF Kids & Teens business from EF. EF Kids & Teens is a leader in premium English language education. EF Education First is an international education company that specializes in language training, educational travel, academic degree programs, and cultural exchange.
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announced 3/25/2020 via BNC Analysis

OEL (Holdings) Limited, will acquire Discovery Kidz Preschool Pte. Ltd.

synopsis: OEL (Holdings) Limited, an investment holding company with businesses mainly in property management, is to acquire Discovery Kidz Preschool Pte. Ltd., a preschool based in Singapore.
buyer: OEL (Holdings) Limited (Catalist:584:$0.15)
OEL (Holdings) Limited is an investment holding company with businesses mainly in property management. OEL was established in Singapore in 1984 and is listed on the Catalist of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited. "
target: Discovery Kidz Preschool Pte. Ltd.
Discovery Kidz Preschool Pte. Ltd. operates as a preschool that provides educational services. The company is based in Singapore.
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closed 3/12/2020 via BusinessWire

Higher Ground Education, acquired CozyKin

synopsis: Higher Ground Education, Inc., the leading network of schools dedicated to modernizing and mainstreaming Montessori worldwide, has announced the acquisition of CozyKin, the childcare pioneer in Montessori-inspired nanny sharing at home.
buyer: Higher Ground Education
Higher Ground Education is an international company focused on modernizing the Montessori education method. Higher Ground owns and operates schools around the world and seeks to develop a platform that sources, secures, and develops back-end support to all Montessori-inspired schools and educators. "
target: CozyKin
CozyKin, now known as Guidepost at Home, is the go-to nanny sharing platform for new and expectant parents looking to combine the personalized care and convenience of a nanny combined with the program quality of early education.
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closed 11/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

Endeavor Schools, acquired Village Green Day School

synopsis: Endeavor Schools has acquired Village Green Day School in Great Falls, Virginia. Founded in 1979, Village Green Day School has provided high-quality programs for children up to kindergarten level.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Village Green Day School
Founded in 1979, Village Green Day School has provided high-quality programs for children up to kindergarten level. Its highly experienced staff draws inspiration from several celebrated education theorists to create an efficacious evidence-based approach to children’s education.
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closed 8/19/2021 via PR Web

Endeavor Schools, acquired Heritage Montessori School

synopsis: Endeavor Schools is proud to announce the acquisition of Heritage Montessori, a trio of traditional Montessori schools in Southern California. All three campuses are beautifully designed to enhance the Montessori experience for children up to third grade, and the staff at each school consists of highly trained Montessori guides.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Heritage Montessori School
Heritage Montessori is a trio of traditional Montessori schools in Southern California. All three campuses are beautifully designed to enhance the Montessori experience for children up to third grade, and the staff at each school consists of highly trained Montessori guides.
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closed 4/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Endeavor Schools, acquired The Academy Early Childhood Education Center

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, one of the nation’s fastest-growing education management companies, has acquired The Academy Early Childhood Education Center, which was established in 1994 and now currently operates two facilities in Arvada and Westminster, Colorado. They offer schooling for toddlers to age 12.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: The Academy Early Childhood Education Center
The Academy Early Childhood Education Center was established in 1994 and now currently operates two facilities in Arvada and Westminster, Colorado. They offer schooling for toddlers to age 12.
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closed 4/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Endeavor Schools, acquired Parker Landing Child Development Center

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, one of the nation’s fastest-growing education management companies, has acquired The Parker Landing Child Development Center, a school for children from infant age to preschoolers. Parker Landing’s excellent program includes a focus on all aspects of a child’s growth, including intellectual, physical and social development.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Parker Landing Child Development Center
The Parker Landing Child Development Center is a school for children from infant age to preschoolers. Parker Landing’s excellent program includes a focus on all aspects of a child’s growth, including intellectual, physical and social development.
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closed 3/5/2020 via PR Web

Endeavor Schools, acquired Kiddie Country Developmental Learning Center

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, a growing family of private schools, has acquired Kiddie Country Developmental Learning Center, one of the commonwealth’s top private schools for preschool and kindergarten education. Kiddie Country provides a complete, happy, and safe learning environment that meets the needs of the families they serve.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Kiddie Country Developmental Learning Center
Kiddie Country Developmental Learning Center is one of the commonwealth’s top private schools for preschool and kindergarten education. Kiddie Country provides a complete, happy, and safe learning environment that meets the needs of the families they serve.
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closed 2/21/2018 via PR Newswire

Leeds Equity Partners, acquired Endeavor Schools

synopsis: Leeds Equity Partners, LLC, the private equity firm focused exclusively on investing in the Knowledge Industries, announced that it has acquired Endeavor Schools, LLC. Endeavor operates 37 schools in 9 states and educates more than 6,400 students from preschool through high school. Endeavor's schools operate under 17 different local brands.
buyer: Leeds Equity Partners
Leeds Equity Partners, LLC, is a private equity firm focused exclusively on investing in the education, training and information services industries. The firm has raised and managed more than $1.5 billion of capital across six funds. "
target: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor owns and operates 37 high quality, private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US, with schools in California, Florida, Georgia, Minnesota, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon and Texas. The schools operate under 17 different local brands and include 19 Montessori schools.
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closed 12/31/2016 via PR Web

Endeavor Schools, acquired The Children's Garden

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, a Miami-based leader in education management, has acquired The Children’s Garden in Portland, Oregon. The Children’s Garden, located in the heart of downtown Portland, offers high-quality, personalized care for children from six weeks of age through kindergarten.
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools is a leading education management company with a family of unique, well-established private schools that serve as pillars to their respective communities in a growing number of markets across the US. "
target: The Children's Garden
The Children’s Garden, located in downtown Portland, OR, offers high-quality, personalized care for children from six weeks of age through kindergarten. Students thrive in a stimulating and enriching learning environment featuring a proprietary research-based curriculum centered on mindfulness.
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closed 12/31/2016 via PR Web

Endeavor Schools, acquired Parker-Chase Preschool

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, a Miami-based leader in education management, has acquired Parker-Chase Preschool, an established school network with locations in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex. Founded in 1981, Parker-Chase Preschool offers two locations in the Dallas suburbs of Carrollton and Plano which serve children from infancy through pre-kindergarten.
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools is a leading education management company with a family of unique, well-established private schools that serve as pillars to their respective communities in a growing number of markets across the US. "
target: Parker-Chase Preschool
Founded in 1981, Parker-Chase Preschool offers two locations in the Dallas suburbs of Carrollton and Plano which serve children from infancy through pre-kindergarten. Parker-Chase was one of the first schools to be accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).
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closed 12/31/2016 via PR Web

Endeavor Schools, acquired Silverline Montessori School

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, a Miami-based leader in education management, has acquired Silverline Montessori School. Silverline Montessori is focused on developing the emotional, social, and educational growth of their students throughout two campuses in the suburbs of Houston. Silverline Montessori serves children from infancy through elementary school.
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools is a leading education management company with a family of unique, well-established private schools that serve as pillars to their respective communities in a growing number of markets across the US. "
target: Silverline Montessori School
Silverline Montessori School is focused on developing the emotional, social, and educational growth of their students throughout two campuses in the suburbs of Houston. Silverline Montessori serves children from infancy through elementary school.
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closed 4/13/2022 via PR Newswire

CeriFi, acquired MarkMeldrum.com

synopsis: CeriFi has acquired Ontario-based MarkMeldrum.com, a provider of exam preparation and review materials for levels I, II and III of the Chartered Financial Analyst ("CFA") exam. MarkMeldrum.com prepares CFA candidates globally with a robust set of exam preparation materials, including lecture videos, question banks, practice guides and mock exams.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: CeriFi
CeriFi is a diversified education, training, and certification provider serving professionals across the financial services market. CeriFi covers financial analysis, financial crime, financial planning, risk management, insurance, and securities. "
target: MarkMeldrum.com
Ontario-based MarkMeldrum.com helps candidates prepare to take and pass levels I, II and III of the Chartered Financial Analyst exam. It provides students and professionals around the globe the resources they need to ensure strong outcomes on the exam and success in the financial services industry.
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closed 2/15/2022 via PR Web

BLR, acquired Human Capital Institute

synopsis: Simplify Compliance has acquired Human Capital Institute (HCI). Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, HCI provides human resource and talent management leadership education through corporate training, virtual workshops and conferences, and certification programs. HCI will join Simplify Compliance under its Business & Learning Resources (BLR) brand.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: BLR
Business and Learning Resources (BLR), a division of Simplify Compliance, is an industry-leading knowledge provider in the human capital management; environment, health, and safety; learning & development; and legal markets. "
target: Human Capital Institute
Human Capital Institute (HCI) provides relevant, research-based learning resources to support the professional development of the global HR community and to enable HR professionals and teams to solve their toughest challenges.
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closed 1/26/2022 via PR Newswire

CeriFi, acquired Spidell Publishing, Inc.

synopsis: CeriFi, a Leeds Equity Partners portfolio company, has acquired Spidell Publishing, Inc., a leading provider of tax continuing education seminars, webinars and subscription-based tax publications. Founded in 1974, Spidell helps tax professionals meet continuing education requirements and stay informed on developments in federal and state tax law.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: CeriFi
CeriFi, formed in 2017, is a diversified education, training, and certification provider serving professionals across the financial services market. CeriFi covers financial analysis, financial crime, financial planning, risk management, insurance, and securities. "
target: Spidell Publishing, Inc.
Spidell has provided premier federal and state tax research and education solutions since its founding in 1974. Spidell offers its continuing education courses in seminar, webinar and self-study formats.
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announced 11/19/2021 via BusinessWire

Eurazeo, will acquire Scaled Agile Inc.

synopsis: Eurazeo is acquiring Scaled Agile, Inc., a portfolio company of Leeds Equity Partners (Leeds Equity) and Rubicon Technology Partners. Scaled Agile is a leading global provider of the framework, platform, professional training content and certifications for implementing business agility practices across the enterprise.
buyer: Eurazeo (ENXTPA:RF:$6,149.19)
Eurazeo is a leading global investment group, with a diversified portfolio of €27.0 billion in Assets Under Management, including €19.2 billion from third parties, invested in over 450 companies. "
target parent: Leeds Equity Partners
target: Scaled Agile Inc.
Scaled Agile helps large enterprises achieve better outcomes, increase employee engagement, and improve business economics through the adoption of Lean-Agile principles and practices based on the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe). Scaled Agile provides training, certification, and consulting services.
price ($mm)
$300
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closed 11/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

Endeavor Schools, acquired Village Green Day School

synopsis: Endeavor Schools has acquired Village Green Day School in Great Falls, Virginia. Founded in 1979, Village Green Day School has provided high-quality programs for children up to kindergarten level.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Village Green Day School
Founded in 1979, Village Green Day School has provided high-quality programs for children up to kindergarten level. Its highly experienced staff draws inspiration from several celebrated education theorists to create an efficacious evidence-based approach to children’s education.
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closed 8/19/2021 via PR Web

Endeavor Schools, acquired Heritage Montessori School

synopsis: Endeavor Schools is proud to announce the acquisition of Heritage Montessori, a trio of traditional Montessori schools in Southern California. All three campuses are beautifully designed to enhance the Montessori experience for children up to third grade, and the staff at each school consists of highly trained Montessori guides.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Heritage Montessori School
Heritage Montessori is a trio of traditional Montessori schools in Southern California. All three campuses are beautifully designed to enhance the Montessori experience for children up to third grade, and the staff at each school consists of highly trained Montessori guides.
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closed 8/4/2021 via PR Newswire

CeriFi, acquired Fast Forward Academy

synopsis: CeriFi has acquired Fast Forward Academy, a leading provider of tax and accounting exam preparation and continuing education courses. Fast Forward Academy helps candidates pass the Enrolled Agent and Certified Public Accountant exams as well as assists tax and accounting professionals in meeting federal and state continuing education requirements.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: CeriFi
CeriFi, formed in 2017, is a diversified education, training, and certification provider serving professionals across the financial services market. CeriFi covers financial analysis, financial crime, financial planning, risk management, insurance, and securities. "
target: Fast Forward Academy
Fast Forward Academy is a leading provider of tax and accounting exam preparation and continuing education courses. They help candidates prepare to take and pass Enrolled Agent (EA) and CPA exams and help tax and accounting professionals meet federal and state continuing education requirements.
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closed 4/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Endeavor Schools, acquired The Academy Early Childhood Education Center

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, one of the nation’s fastest-growing education management companies, has acquired The Academy Early Childhood Education Center, which was established in 1994 and now currently operates two facilities in Arvada and Westminster, Colorado. They offer schooling for toddlers to age 12.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: The Academy Early Childhood Education Center
The Academy Early Childhood Education Center was established in 1994 and now currently operates two facilities in Arvada and Westminster, Colorado. They offer schooling for toddlers to age 12.
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closed 4/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Endeavor Schools, acquired Parker Landing Child Development Center

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, one of the nation’s fastest-growing education management companies, has acquired The Parker Landing Child Development Center, a school for children from infant age to preschoolers. Parker Landing’s excellent program includes a focus on all aspects of a child’s growth, including intellectual, physical and social development.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Parker Landing Child Development Center
The Parker Landing Child Development Center is a school for children from infant age to preschoolers. Parker Landing’s excellent program includes a focus on all aspects of a child’s growth, including intellectual, physical and social development.
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closed 4/5/2021 via PR Newswire

CeriFi, acquired CPMI Professional Development, Inc.

synopsis: CeriFi, a diversified education, training and certification provider, has acquired CPMI Professional Development, Inc., a leading provider of insurance pre-licensing and continuing education courses. CPMI's online courses provide a full suite of e-learning textbooks, videos, and test simulation programs.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: CeriFi
CeriFi, formed in 2017, is a diversified education, training, and certification provider serving professionals across the financial services market. CeriFi covers financial analysis, financial crime, financial planning, risk management, insurance, and securities. "
target: CPMI Professional Development, Inc.
CPMI Professional Development, Inc. is a leading provider of insurance pre-licensing and continuing education courses. CPMI helps insurance agents and agent candidates pass their exams. Their online courses provide a full suite of e-learning textbooks, videos, and test simulation programs.
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closed 3/31/2021 via PR Newswire

Francisco Partners Management LLC, acquired Barbri

synopsis: Leeds Equity Partners, LLC, the New York-based private equity firm, has sold BARBRI, Inc. to Francisco Partners. BARBRI is a premier provider of practical legal education in the U.S. and international markets.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology and technology-enabled businesses. Francisco Partners has raised approximately $24 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 300 technology companies. "
target parent: Leeds Equity Partners
target: Barbri
BARBRI is a premier provider of practical legal education in the U.S. and international markets. Through its diversified product offering, BARBRI addresses the education and training needs of law students, law schools, practicing legal and legal support professionals and law firms.
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closed 3/10/2021 via PR Newswire

CeriFi, acquired Bionic Turtle LLC

synopsis: CeriFi, a Leeds Equity Partners portfolio company, has acquired Bionic Turtle LLC, a provider of Financial Risk Management certification exam prep courses and study materials. The acquisition enhances and diversifies CeriFi's portfolio of products and services, enabling them to help even more financial professionals achieve their career goals.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: CeriFi
CeriFi, formed in 2017, is a diversified education, training, and certification provider serving professionals across the financial services market. CeriFi covers financial analysis, financial crime, financial planning, risk management, insurance, and securities. "
target: Bionic Turtle LLC
Bionic Turtle has helped candidates prepare to take and pass the Financial Risk Management (FRM) certification exam since 2004. The company is a GARP-approved FRM prep provider offering affordable resources to students across the globe.
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closed 2/25/2021 via PR Web

Simplify Compliance, acquired BasicSafe

synopsis: Simplify Compliance, a leading provider of business information and training solutions, announces the acquisition of BasicSafe, a scalable, web-based system that streamlines environmental health and safety (EHS) workflow management. The BasicSafe applications will complement Simplify Compliance’s existing safety platform, EHS Hero.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Simplify Compliance
Simplify Compliance, a Leeds Equity Partners-backed portfolio company, helps its customers learn, comply, and succeed by providing mission-critical regulatory and business information, analysis, and tools. Simplify Compliance helps businesses, and their employees monitor compliance. "
target: BasicSafe
BasicSafe is an internet-based integrated approach to managing safe work cultures and compliance with regulatory requirements. Extensive programming based on proven safety methodologies that target employee training and information access are the backbone of the BasicSafe suite.
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closed 9/9/2020 via GlobeNewswire

LRN, acquired Interactive Services Limited

synopsis: Ethics and compliance education and technology company LRN Corporation has acquired Interactive Services, the Ireland-based global compliance and online learning firm. The combined organization will help companies build and implement effective compliance programs and foster values-based and ethical cultures and workforces.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: LRN
LRN has helped over 25 million people at more than 700 companies worldwide simultaneously navigate complex legal and regulatory environments and make ethical decisions. LRN has also helped hundreds of companies foster ethical, responsible, and inclusive cultures. "
target: Interactive Services Limited
Based in Dublin, Interactive Services provides award-winning learning solutions to the biggest brands in the world. Alongside the fastest growing ethics & compliance content library solution in the marketplace, the company also offers creative custom online and person-to-person learning design.
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closed 3/5/2020 via PR Web

Endeavor Schools, acquired Kiddie Country Developmental Learning Center

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, a growing family of private schools, has acquired Kiddie Country Developmental Learning Center, one of the commonwealth’s top private schools for preschool and kindergarten education. Kiddie Country provides a complete, happy, and safe learning environment that meets the needs of the families they serve.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Kiddie Country Developmental Learning Center
Kiddie Country Developmental Learning Center is one of the commonwealth’s top private schools for preschool and kindergarten education. Kiddie Country provides a complete, happy, and safe learning environment that meets the needs of the families they serve.
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closed 2/28/2020 via BusinessWire

Veritas Capital, acquired Campus Management Corp.

synopsis: An affiliate of Veritas Capital has acquired Campus Management and Edcentric from Leeds Equity Partners. Campus Management is a leading provider of cloud-based solutions and services that transform higher education institutions. Edcentric is the leading provider of institutional effectiveness software to over 1,400 education institutions.
buyer: Veritas Capital
Veritas Capital is a leading private equity firm that invests in companies that provide critical products and services, primarily technology and technology-enabled solutions, to government and commercial customers worldwide. "
target parent: Leeds Equity Partners
target: Campus Management Corp.
Campus Management is a leading provider of cloud-based SIS, CRM and ERP solutions and services that transform higher education institutions. Edcentric is the leading provider of institutional effectiveness software to over 1,400 education institutions.
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closed 12/2/2019 via PR Newswire

Barbri, acquired Kaplan Altior

synopsis: BARBRI, Inc., a Leeds Equity Partners, LLC portfolio company, acquired Kaplan Altior, a leading provider of legal training courses, including Solicitors Regulation Authority ("SRA") approved Professional Skills Course ("PSC"), Trainee Litigation Programme ("TLP"), and Higher Rights of Audience and other continuing professional development courses.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Barbri
BARBRI is a premier provider of practical legal education in the U.S. and international markets. Through its diversified product offering, BARBRI addresses the education and training needs of law students, law schools, practicing legal and legal support professionals and law firms. "
target parent: Graham Holdings Company
target: Kaplan Altior
For 40 years, Kaplan Altior has been delivering high quality, classroom-based, online and in-house skills training and assessments to its new and long-standing clients and delegates in the legal and professional services sectors across the U.K.
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closed 11/6/2019 via Company Press Release

Campus Labs, acquired IDEA Education

synopsis: Campus Labs has acquired IDEA Education, a nonprofit research organization dedicated to improving student learning in higher education. This transaction will allow IDEA to continue providing the student ratings of instruction (SRI) instrument, an educational standard built on more than 45 years of research.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Campus Labs
Campus Labs was founded to empower educational institutions to evolve in a data-centric world. Uncover a platform of integrated tools that drive an institutional mindset for insightful data connections. The holistic framework includes solutions for assessment, retention, teaching and more. "
target: IDEA Education
IDEA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving student learning in higher education through analytics, resources, and advice. Since 1975, they have been leading the way in making a positive, sustainable impact on teaching and learning in higher education.
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closed 6/14/2019 via PR Newswire

Morgan Stanley Capital Partners, acquired Project Management Academy

synopsis: Project Management Academy, the most trusted name in project management training whose offerings include PMP Training, Agile Certification Training and PDU Training, has been acquired by Morgan Stanley Capital Partners, a leading middle-market private equity platform that has invested capital in a broad spectrum of industries for over two decades.
buyer parent: Morgan Stanley
buyer: Morgan Stanley Capital Partners
Morgan Stanley Capital Partners (MSCP) is a leading middle-market private equity platform that has invested capital in a broad spectrum of industries for over two decades. "
target parent: Leeds Equity Partners
target: Project Management Academy
Project Management Academy is the most trusted name in project management training. Their offerings include PMP Training, Agile Certification Training, Master's Certificate in Advanced Project Management, Lean Six Sigma Training, and PDU Training.
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closed 6/13/2019 via PR Newswire

Barbri, acquired The Center for Legal Studies

synopsis: BARBRI, Inc., a Leeds Equity Partners, LLC portfolio company, announced the acquisition of The Center for Legal Studies ("CLS"), the leading provider of online programs and training courses for paralegals and other legal support professionals. CLS has trained over 75,000 legal professionals through online and live legal studies courses.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Barbri
BARBRI is the premier provider of practical legal education in the U.S. and international markets. BARBRI offers the "Gold Standard" in Bar Review with universal brand recognition and leading market position, highly effective preparation programs for incoming law school students. "
target: The Center for Legal Studies
The Center for Legal Studies ("CLS") is a leading provider of online programs and training courses for paralegals and other legal support professionals. CLS has trained over 75,000 legal professionals through online and live legal studies courses delivered in partnership with 182 universities.
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announced 8/26/2020 via BusinessWire

Valuesetters, will be merged with Netcapital

synopsis: ValueSetters, a publicly-traded boutique advisory firm with unique expertise in helping private companies raise capital over the internet, is to merge with Netcapital, a private securities platform that connects investors to entrepreneurs to help private companies grow.
buyer: Valuesetters (OTCPK:VSTR:$1.75)
Led by a team of professional investors, digital marketing experts, and technology specialists, ValueSetters is a publicly-traded boutique advisory firm with unique expertise in helping private companies raise capital over the internet. "
target: Netcapital
Netcapital is a private securities platform that connects investors to entrepreneurs to help private companies grow. Netcapital operates an investment portal that enables investors to set up an account online, browse information on private companies offering securities on the platform, and invest.
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announced 1/4/2018 via PR Newswire

SilverLake, will acquire Weld North Education

synopsis: Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, announced that it will acquire a majority stake in Weld North Education (WNE), a leading digital education technology company focused on developing digital curriculum and tools for preK-12th grade, from KKR.
buyer: SilverLake
Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with about $39 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and value creation professionals located in Silicon Valley, New York, London, Hong Kong and Tokyo. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Weld North Education
Weld North Education operates a platform of digital and SaaS educational solution businesses and makes control investments in high potential businesses in the education industry.
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announced 3/14/2017 via BNC Analysis

Boubyan Petrochemical Company, will acquire Educational Holding Group

synopsis: Boubyan Petrochemicals, the first private-sector company in Kuwait that invested in the government-controlled petrochemical sector, is to acquire majority stake in Educational Holding Group, the first private educational investments organization in Kuwait. Boubyan Petrochemicals is looking to buy 32.8% stake and currently hold 21.12% stake.
buyer: Boubyan Petrochemical Company (KWSE:BPCC:$93.42)
Boubyan Petrochemical Company K.S.C., a Kuwaiti shareholding company listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange, is the first private-sector company in Kuwait that invested in the government-controlled petrochemical sector. The company was established on February 12, 1995 "
target: Educational Holding Group (KWSE:EDU:$38.04)
Founded in 1982, Educational Holding Group was the first private educational investments organization in Kuwait. The group has grown manifold with a portfolio that covers the entire educational life-cycle, ranging from K-12, tertiary education and vocational training and development.
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announced 1/23/2019 via PR Newswire

Dynata, will acquire Reimagine Holdings Group

synopsis: Dynata, a global leader in first-party data and data services, announces it has reached an agreement to acquire Reimagine Holdings Group, a global leader in data creation and technology-enabled business intelligence headquartered in Westport, Connecticut.
buyer parent: Court Square Capital Partners
buyer: Dynata
Dynata is the premier global provider of data solutions and technology for consumer and B2B survey research. Dynata reaches participants in 90+ sample countries via internet, telephone, mobile/wireless and mixed-access offerings. "
target: Reimagine Holdings Group
Reimagine is a global leader in data creation for business intelligence, and has redefined the insights industry by acquiring and investing in growth-oriented, technology-enabled service companies.
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closed 5/23/2018 via BNC Analysis

startup300 AG, acquired Pioneers.io

synopsis: startup300, an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator, has acquired Pioneers.io, an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene. Pioneers' flagship event, Pioneers Festival, brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
buyer: startup300 AG
startup300 is an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator that offers their services to Austrian startups. The group consists of 142 angels and investors that help startups grow their businesses. They focus on startups that have scalable, innovative or disruptive business models. "
target: Pioneers.io
Pioneers.io is an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene, offering events, consulting, and investment. Their Pioneers Festival event brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
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announced 11/30/2020 via BusinessWire

ServiceNow, will acquire Element AI

synopsis: ServiceNow announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Element AI, a leading artificial intelligence (AI) company with deep AI capabilities and some of the world’s brightest AI minds. Element AI launches and incubates advanced AI-First solutions in partnership with large corporations.
buyer: ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW:$5,532.48)
ServiceNow's cloud-based platform and solutions deliver digital experiences that help people do their best work. Their applications automate, predict, digitize, and optimize business processes and tasks, across IT, Customer Service, Security Operations, and Human Resources. "
target: Element AI
Element AI is the platform that helps organizations embrace an AI-First world for today and tomorrow. Composed of a research lab uniquely connected to the world's best academic ecosystems, Element AI launches and incubates advanced AI-First solutions in partnership with large corporations.
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closed 1/28/2021 via Yahoo, Inc.

Martin Wolf LLC, acquired IT ExchangeNet

synopsis: martinwolf M&A Advisors - a leading M&A Advisory firm exclusively focusing on middle-market IT Services, Solution Provider and Software companies - announced the acquisition of IT ExchangeNet (ITX), a leader in facilitating smaller mid-market IT M&A transactions.
buyer: Martin Wolf LLC
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona with an office in New York, martin wolf is a leading M & A Advisory focused on middle market companies in the IT Services, IT Supply Chain, and Software space. "
target: IT ExchangeNet
Founded in 1998 by technology CEOs and M & A professionals, and headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, IT ExchangeNet (ITX) is an organized and efficient marketplace for owners of small mid-market IT businesses seeking buyers or strategic partners.
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closed 3/14/2017 via PR Newswire

The Shipyard, acquired TOMORRO\\\ LLC

synopsis: The Shipyard, an independent marketing firm, today announces the acquisition of TOMORRO\\\, an innovation consultancy led by marketing icon Jon Bond – combining the companies' strategic, creative and data-centric talents to address rising demand from businesses seeking to inoculate themselves against Disruption.
buyer: The Shipyard
The Shipyard is an independent marketing consultancy and the first "marketing engineering" firm. It is creating digital transformation for the world's most significant brands- where high velocity content creation meets big data, where competitive strategy meets creative and disruptive advertising. "
target: TOMORRO\\\ LLC
TOMORRO\\\ LLC is a consultancy designed to accelerate brand value through the adoption of the most forward-thinking marketing approaches and technologies. TOMORRO\\\ is an active investor and advisor in ad technology companies.
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EBITDA ($mm)
$32.35
EBIT ($mm)
$23.20
Net Income ($mm)
$16.88
Employees
2974
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Ticker: ARCE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Arco Platform Limited
Arco Platform Limited
Arco’s mission is to transform the way students learn, promote and scale education of excellence. With a historical growth of over 40% per year, the company has been expanding its portfolio and its territorial reach, thus progressively delivering more value to a growing number of schools in Brazil.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$168.64
EBITDA ($mm)
$39.08
EBIT ($mm)
$27.72
Net Income ($mm)
$6.21
Employees
1949
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Ticker: JASDAQ:9696
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
With Us Corp
With Us Corp
With Us Corporation operates in the education industry in Japan. The company owns and operates tutoring schools that offers group and individual tutoring for elementary, middle, and high school students. They also operate preparatory schools to help students pass high school certification exams.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$134.56
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.21
EBIT ($mm)
$5.39
Net Income ($mm)
$0.75
Employees
779
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Ticker: SASE:4292
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ataa Educational Company
Ataa Educational Company
Ataa Educational Company is one of the largest educational companies in Saudi Arabia. Ataa Educational Company operates private schools in seven locations around the Riyadh area. Their schools provide high quality education services to over 26,000 students.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$84.39
EBITDA ($mm)
$28.13
EBIT ($mm)
$23.74
Net Income ($mm)
$17.19
Employees
0
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Ticker: SASE:4291
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
National Company for Learning and Education
National Company for Learning and Education
National Company for Learning and Education (NCLE) is a leading education group in Saudi Arabia. NCLE operates several schools that contain more than 10,000 students and 1,000 teachers. The group offers kindergarten, primary, intermediate, secondary education services.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$56.04
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.86
EBIT ($mm)
$14.64
Net Income ($mm)
$13.51
Employees
0
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Ticker: TSX-V:LOY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Loyalist Group Limited
Loyalist Group Limited
Loyalist Group is an educational organization that is in the business of providing in-class private education services, with an emphasis on teaching the following: (i) ESL; (ii) professional development courses; and (iii) college transfer preparation programs.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$47.90
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.40
EBIT ($mm)
$4.40
Net Income ($mm)
$3.00
Employees
24
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Ticker: EDU
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
New Oriental
New Oriental
New Oriental is the largest comprehensive educational company in China. The business of New Oriental includes pre-school education, general courses for students of various age levels, online education, overseas study consulting, and textbook publishing.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$771.72
EBITDA ($mm)
$143.16
EBIT ($mm)
$116.80
Net Income ($mm)
$132.69
Employees
18763
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Ticker: SCAC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Saban Acquisition Corp.
Saban Acquisition Corp.
Saban Capital Group, Inc. (“SCG”), a leading private investment firm specializing in the media, entertainment, and communication industries. SCG was established by Haim Saban, founder of Saban Entertainment, a global television broadcasting, production, distribution, merchandising and music company.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.30)
Net Income ($mm)
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Ticker: DFM:AMANAT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Amanat Holdings PJSC
Amanat Holdings PJSC
Dubai-based Amanat is a new kind of investment company that invests in health and education. Amanat works with like-minded business champions, providing long-term partnership, building long-term collaboration, and generating long-term sustainable value.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$38.69
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.11)
EBIT ($mm)
($6.34)
Net Income ($mm)
$16.34
Employees
0
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Ticker: VMGI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Verde Media Group
Verde Media Group
Verde Media Group Inc. is a publicly traded company listed on the OTC Markets trading under the symbol VMGI. The Company operates a managed media financing company with production, distribution, and development functions.
year
2013
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Ticker: US:FPNUF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FP Newspapers Income Fund
FP Newspapers Income Fund
FP Newspapers Income Fund (the Fund) is an unincorporated, open-ended, limited-purpose trust formed to acquire and own indirect interests in newspapers and other media businesses.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$6.48
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.22
EBIT ($mm)
$6.22
Net Income ($mm)
$6.55
Employees
0
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Ticker: SEHK:1269
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
China First Capital Group Limited
China First Capital Group Limited
China First Capital Group (CFCG) focuses on investment across the education industry with licenses in financial services. CFCG is actively exploring education projects and making direct investments. They also have subsidiaries which deal in securities, asset management, & corporate finance advising.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$219.43
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.08)
EBIT ($mm)
($9.84)
Net Income ($mm)
$26.60
Employees
4007
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Ticker: ASX:UCW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
UCW Limited
UCW Limited
UCW Limited is an ASX-listed entity operating in the private education sector, with a focus on the international student market. The board includes directors with extensive experience and a successful track record in building private education businesses.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$17.48
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.10
EBIT ($mm)
$0.61
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
120
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Ticker: TICC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TICC Capital Corp.
TICC Capital Corp.
TICC Capital Corp. is a business development company primarily engaged in providing capital to technology-related companies in the following sectors: computer software and hardware, information technology infrastructure or services, internet, networking systems and diversified technology.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$105.09
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$74.75
Net Income ($mm)
$58.94
Employees
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Ticker: AIM:MERC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mercia Technologies PLC
Mercia Technologies PLC
Mercia is a national investment group focused on the funding and scaling of innovative businesses with high growth potential from the UK regions. Initially this is through Mercia's managed funds and then selectively scaling businesses through its own balance sheet capital.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$11.97
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.14)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.67)
Net Income ($mm)
$1.86
Employees
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Ticker: XTRA:M3B
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
mic AG
mic AG
Mic AG is an investment company based in Germany. Mic AG invests in medium-sized companies with disruptive technologies in the fields of optics, electronics, medicine and IT.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$4.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.84
EBIT ($mm)
$0.81
Net Income ($mm)
$1.74
Employees
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Ticker: BIT:LVEN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
LVenture Group
LVenture Group
LVenture Group is a holding company that invests in companies with high growth potential. They primarily focus on digital tech startups with global markets. Their business model is based on capital gains arising from the exit of portfolio startups, which is achieved through M&A or IPO operations.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$3.11
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.59)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.03)
Net Income ($mm)
$0.39
Employees
0
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Ticker: OTCPK:ADAC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Adama Technologies Corp.
Adama Technologies Corp.
Adama Technologies Corp. is a publicly traded venture capital company that owns, operates and invests in technology companies as well as startups and expansion companies. They employ an investment matrix that allows them to identify & select what they believe to be high growth, high yield companies.
year
2016
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0
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Ticker: OTCPK:RRRT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
R3T Technologies
R3T Technologies
R Three Technologies (R3T) is an early-stage development company that is pursuing several ventures. R3T partners with founders seeking to transform industries with technology. They are focused on technology, consumer beverage and food products, entertainment and lifestyle brands.
year
2021
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0
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Ticker: DRGV
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dragon Capital Group Corporation
Dragon Capital Group Corporation
Dragon Capital Group Corp. is doing business in China through its subsidiaries. DRGV was established to serve as a conduit between Chinese high-growth companies and Western investors. DRGV functions as an incubator of high-tech companies in China.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$21.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.52
EBIT ($mm)
$0.52
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
100
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Ticker: LSE:ALM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Allied Minds
Allied Minds
Allied Minds plc is an IP commercialisation company focused on technology and life sciences. Allied Minds forms, funds, and operates a portfolio of companies with the objective of delivering successful liquidity events that will generate attractive long-term returns for its investors & stakeholders.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$3.36
EBITDA ($mm)
($108.37)
EBIT ($mm)
($114.60)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: CNSX:BZ30197
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Victory Square Technologies
Canada-based Victory Square builds, acquires, and invests in startups, then provides the senior leadership and resources needed to fast-track growth. Its portfolio consists of 20 global companies using AI, VR/AR, and blockchain to disrupt sectors as diverse as fintech, insurance, health, and gaming.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$1.14
EBITDA ($mm)
($6.86)
EBIT ($mm)
($6.54)
Net Income ($mm)
$15.14
Employees
0
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