Like CDI Education Corporation

closed 11/9/2005 via Company Press Release

CDI Education Corporation merged with Polar Bear Corporate Education Solutions,

synopsis: Corinthian Colleges, Inc. has completed the sale of substantially all of the assets of its corporate training division, CDI Education, to CrossOff, Inc., in a cash transaction valued at Cdn$19 million, plus a working capital adjustment to be made within 90 days following the closing. The unit generated revenues of approximately Cdn$37 million.
buyer parent: CrossOff Incorporated
buyer: Polar Bear Corporate Education Solutions
Polar Bear Corporate Education Solutions, a CrossOff company, is one of Canada's largest corporate training providers with more than 20 facilities coast to coast. Polar Bear offers integrated learning methodologies designed to meet the needs of Canadian businesses. "
target parent: Corinthian Colleges, Inc.
target: CDI Education Corporation
Toronto-based CDI Education Corporation is a leading provider of private- sector post-secondary education and corporate education in Canada. The company operates 45 post-secondary education campuses and 15 training centers across Canada.
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closed 3/11/2020 via Company Press Release

Roosevelt University, acquired Robert Morris University Illinois

synopsis: Roosevelt University, an independent, non-profit, metropolitan university, has acquired Robert Morris University Illinois (RMU), a not-for-profit associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degree-granting institution. RMU provides education that meets the demands of today’s business, graphic arts, health care, culinary and technical world.
buyer: Roosevelt University
Roosevelt University is an independent, non-profit, metropolitan university. Roosevelt University offers a broad array of academic programs, from the baccalaureate through doctoral levels, in a highly interactive environment where students can develop their unique abilities and interests. "
target: Robert Morris University Illinois
Robert Morris University Illinois (RMU) is a not-for-profit associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degree-granting institution. RMU serves over 4500 students interested in getting an education that meets the demands of today’s business, graphic arts, health care, culinary and technical world.
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announced 2/25/2020 via BNC Analysis

Serba Dinamik Group Bhd, will acquire University Malaysia of Computer Science & Engineering

synopsis: Serba Dinamik is to acquire the entire business of University Malaysia of Computer Science & Engineering (UNIMY), which was owned and operated by Prestariang Education Sdn Bhd (PESB), from Prestariang. UNIMY offers a host of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in computer science.
buyer: Serba Dinamik Group Bhd (KLSE:SERBADK:$1,105.28)
Established in 1993, Serba Dinamik Holdings, through its subsidiaries, is an international energy services group providing integrated engineering solutions to the Oil & Gas, petrochemical, power generation industries, water & waste water and utilities. "
target parent: Prestariang Bhd
target: University Malaysia of Computer Science & Engineering
University Malaysia of Computer Science & Engineering (UNIMY) is the first ICT-focused Digital Technology University in Malaysia. UNIMY offers a host of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in computer science.
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announced 1/27/2020 via BusinessWire

K12, Inc., will acquire Galvanize, Inc.

synopsis: K12 Inc., one of the nation’s preeminent tech-enabled education companies, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Galvanize Inc., a leader in developing talent and capabilities for individuals and corporations in technical fields such as software engineering and data science.
buyer: K12, Inc. (LRN:$888.17)
K12 Inc. takes a personalized approach to education by removing barriers to learning, reaching students where they are, and providing innovative, high-quality online and blended education solutions, curriculum, and programs to charter schools, public school districts, private schools and families. "
target parent: Catalyst Investors, L.P.
target: Galvanize, Inc.
Galvanize is a learning community for technology with eight physical campuses across the U.S. where innovative startups, aspiring students, and large enterprises benefit from a dynamic, unique technology ecosystem. Galvanize is an industry leader in technology education.
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closed 7/17/2019 via BNC Analysis

BG Investments Ltd, acquired Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology Lanka (Private) Limited

synopsis: BG Investments, a Sri Lankan-based investor, has acquired the Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology Lanka (APIIT Sri Lanka) from Ekuinas, a Malaysian private equity firm. APIIT Sri Lanka is a leading private higher education institute in Sri Lanka. APIIT Sri Lanka offers degree programmes in Computing, Business Management and Law.
buyer: BG Investments Ltd
BG Investments is a Sri Lankan-based investor with exposure in industries such as financial services, marine, education, and healthcare. "
target parent: Ekuiti Nasional Bhd
target: Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology Lanka (Private) Limited
Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology Lanka (APIIT Sri Lanka) is a leading private higher education institute in Sri Lanka. APIIT Sri Lanka offers Staffordshire University degree programmes in Computing, Business Management and Law.
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announced 2/8/2018 via Company Press Release

AC Education, will acquire The National Teachers College

synopsis: AC Education, the education arm of Ayala Corporation based in the Philippines, will acquire a 96% stake in the National Teachers College (NTC), a premier education institution in the Philippines. NTC has a long track record of commitment to excellence in teaching, growth and inclusion, with almost 10,000 students from Basic to Higher education.
buyer parent: Ayala Corporation
buyer: AC Education
AC Education, Inc. is the education arm of Ayala Corporation based in the Philippines. AC Education Inc. includes its subsidiaries University of Nueva Caceres, one of the oldest and largest universities in Bicol, and APEC Schools, the largest stand-alone chain of private high schools in the country."
target: The National Teachers College
The National Teachers College (NTC) is a premier education institution in the Philippines. It has a long track record of commitment to excellence in teaching, growth and inclusion, with almost 10,000 students from Basic to Higher education.
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closed 11/3/2016 via PR Newswire

Global University Systems, acquired IBAT College Dublin

synopsis: Global University Systems B.V. announced that it has acquired IBAT College Dublin, Ireland's industry-focussed third level institution. IBAT provides a high quality undergraduate, postgraduate and professional education within a state-of-the-art learning environment in a range of subject areas including Business, Accounting, ICT and Management.
buyer: Global University Systems
Global University Systems is a global education group made up of a number of prestigious institutions, offering a broad range of professional, vocational, graduate and post-graduate programs to 50,000 students each year from around 150 countries. "
target: IBAT College Dublin
Established in 2004 in Swords, Co. Dublin, IBAT College is Designed to reflect the needs of Irish and international students – the college embraces fresh thinking, industry-relevant courses and flexible study options at affordable prices.
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closed 6/26/2012 via Company Press Release

Sociedade Educacional Atual da Amazônia Ltda., acquired iDEZ Empreendimentos Educacionais Sociedade Simples Ltda

synopsis: Sociedade Educacional Atual da Amazônia acquired iDEZ Empreendimentos Educacionais Sociedade Simples Ltd. iDEZ Empreendimentos Educacionais Sociedade Simples offers undergraduate, graduate, technical, certification and extension in the field of ICT (Information and Communication).
buyer parent: Estácio Participações S.A.
buyer: Sociedade Educacional Atual da Amazônia Ltda.
Sociedade Educacional Atual da Amazônia Ltda. is a college located in Brazil. "
target: iDEZ Empreendimentos Educacionais Sociedade Simples Ltda
iDEZ Empreendimentos Educacionais Sociedade Simples Ltda aims to provide quality education, offering courses in technology in the city of João Pessoa, Brazil. It offers undergraduate, graduate, technical, certification and extension, all in the field of ICT (Information and Communication).
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closed 3/31/2012 via BNC Analysis

Ekuiti Nasional Bhd, acquired Cosmopoint Sdn Bhd

synopsis: Ekuiti Nasional Bhd (Ekuinas), the government-linked private equity fund management company, has completed an acquisition of a 90% stake in bumiputra-owned Cosmopoint Sdn Bhd for RM246mil. The Cosmopoint group owns and operates the KL Metropolitan University College and the Cosmopoint International College of Technology.
buyer: Ekuiti Nasional Bhd
EKUITI Nasional Bhd (Ekuinas) was established on September 2009 as a government-linked private equity fund management company that promotes equitable participation via the creation of Maylasia's next generation of leading companies. "
target: Cosmopoint Sdn Bhd
Cosmopoint Sdn Bhd provides education and training for the IT industry via 5 distinctive businesses : Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan University College, Cosmopoint International College of Technology, Cosmopoint Worldwide Licensing, IMS Solution, and New Horizons Computer Learning Center Malaysia.
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closed 8/19/2003 via PR Newswire

Corinthian Colleges, Inc., acquired CDI Education Corporation

synopsis: Corinthian Colleges, Inc. today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Corinthian Canada Acquisition Inc., has acquired approximately 9,137,000 common shares of CDI Education Corporation under its previously announced tender offer. The acquired shares represent approximately 89% of all outstanding CDI shares.
buyer: Corinthian Colleges, Inc. (COCO:$1,480.80)
Corinthian Colleges is one of the largest post-secondary education companies in North America, with annual revenues of $1.3 billion and a student population of over 86,000 students. The company's mission is to prepare students for careers in demand or for advancement in their chosen field. "
target: CDI Education Corporation
Toronto-based CDI Education Corporation is a leading provider of private- sector post-secondary education and corporate education in Canada. The company operates 45 post-secondary education campuses and 15 training centers across Canada. The company offers lifelong training solutions to both indivi
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closed 12/8/2015 via BusinessWire

Open English LLC., acquired Next University, Inc.

synopsis: Open English, an online English-language learning school in the Americas, announced it has acquired technology education startup Next University. Next University offers digital technology certificates in high-demand areas such as mobile app development, web development and computer programming.
buyer: Open English LLC.
Open English is a leading Education Technology company focused on English language learning for the Latin American and U.S. Hispanic markets. The company was founded in 2007 to reinvent the way to teach English online, to meet the needs of busy working professionals. "
target: Next University, Inc.
Next University is an Education Technology company focused on providing individuals across Latin America with the technical competencies needed for the jobs of tomorrow. They offer students with employer-aligned certification programs in Web Development, JavaScript, and Mobile Android Development.
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announced 5/11/2020 via PR Newswire

Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited, will acquire Linstitute

synopsis: Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited, the largest operator of international and bilingual schools in China, will acquire a 51% stake in Linstitute, a creative and inspiring training institution in China. Linstitute offers online training services for the Academic Olympiad and other world-wide recognized international courses.
buyer: Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited (BEDU:$477.13)
Bright Scholar is the largest operator of international and bilingual K-12 schools in China. The company is dedicated to providing quality international education to Chinese students and equipping them with the critical academic foundation and skillsets necessary to succeed. "
target: Linstitute
Linstitute is a creative and inspiring training institution in China. Linstitute offers online training services for the Academic Olympiad and other world-wide recognized international courses. Their comprehensive selection of academic courses cover Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and more.
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announced 8/28/2015 via BNC Analysis

TechnoPro Holdings, Inc., will acquire PC Assist Corporation

synopsis: TechnoPro Holdings, Inc., one of Japan’s largest technology-focused staffing and service companies, has agreed to acquire a 67% stake in PC Assist Corporation. PC Assist, based in Japan, has education and training facilities called ‘Win School’ in more than 60 large cities nationwide, employing more than 150 instructors.
buyer: TechnoPro Holdings, Inc. (TSE:6028:$1,007.22)
TechnoPro is one of Japan’s largest technology-focused staffing and service companies. As an industry leader, TechnoPro provides full support for technical development and R&D to 1,400 companies including major corporations, universities and research organizations "
target: PC Assist Corporation
PC Assist, based in Japan, has education and training facilities called ‘Win School’ in more than 60 large cities nationwide, employing more than 150 instructors. It provides its customers with education and training related to skills in CAD, programming, web design, and other areas.
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closed 10/30/2018 via BNC Analysis

UpGrad, acquired AcadView

synopsis: Online education startup UpGrad has acquired India-based job skilling platform Acadview Software Pvt. Ltd. Based in India, Acadview is solving the problem of unemployability of higher education graduates. Acadview provides a virtual internship where students are taught how to develop software.
buyer: UpGrad
UpGrad is an online higher education platform providing rigorous industry relevant programs designed and delivered in collaboration with world-class faculty and industry. Merging the latest technology, pedagogy and services, UpGrad is creating an immersive learning experience – anytime and anywhere."
target: AcadView
Based in India, Acadview is solving the problem of unemployability of higher education graduates. Acadview provides a virtual internship where students are taught how to develop software.
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announced 7/19/2018 via PR Newswire

Galvanize, Inc., will acquire Hack Reactor

synopsis: Leading technology workforce educator Galvanize announced it will acquire San Francisco-based Hack Reactor, a highly respected operator of immersive coding programs across the country, to create one of the largest independent accelerated learning providers.
buyer parent: Catalyst Investors, L.P.
buyer: Galvanize, Inc.
Galvanize is a learning community for technology with nine destination campuses across the U.S. where Innovative startups, aspiring students, and large enterprises benefit from this dynamic, unique business ecosystem. They provide the most relevant and in-demand technology skills for professionals. "
target: Hack Reactor
Hack Reactor is an immersive full-stack development program that teaches students software engineering. Students master HTML and CSS, JavaScript frameworks like Backbone and Angular, server development with Node, and databases with SQL and Mongo during instruction, projects, and hands-on work.
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closed 1/21/2015 via PR Newswire

Hack Reactor, acquired MakerSquare

synopsis: Hack Reactor, the leader in immersive education for computer programming, announced it has acquired MakerSquare, another leading coding school with campuses in San Francisco and Austin. MakerSquare started in 2013 when the founders identified Austin as an emerging technology market in need of highly qualified developers.
buyer: Hack Reactor
Hack Reactor's mission is two-fold: to empower people and to transform education through rapid-iteration teaching. Hack Reactor is an advanced immersive program that trains students 11 hours a day, 6 days a week, over 12 weeks in a curriculum focused on computer science fundamentals and JavaScript. "
target: MakerSquare
MakerSquare aims for students to take away two things: an exceptional understanding of JavaScript, and a fundamental understanding of software engineering principles to have a long and successful programming career.
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announced 9/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

Starcrest Education The Belt & Road Limited, will acquire The London School of Science and Technology Limited

synopsis: Starcrest Education The Belt & Road Limited, the international developer and operator of education services in Europe, has signed a non-legally binding heads of terms to acquire 60% of The London School of Science and Technology Limited, a private management school that offers an open and inclusive education experience in London and the midlands.
buyer: Starcrest Education The Belt & Road Limited (LSE:OBOR:$0.00)
Starcrest Education The Belt & Road Limited is an international developer and operator of education services in Europe. The newly formed entity has been established to seek relevant acquisitions in the international education sector. "
target: The London School of Science and Technology Limited
London School of Science & Technology is a private management School and it was founded in 2003. They are proud to offer an open and inclusive education experience, which is free from barriers to learning, to learners of all levels and backgrounds, with about 2,500 students currently studying.
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closed 10/5/2016 via Company Press Release

Anima Educacao, acquired Faculdade Politécnica

synopsis: Anima Educacao has acquired Faculdade Politécnica, which operates polytechnic schools in Uberlândia and Goiás, Brazil. Founded in 1999, Faculdade Politécnica is one of the leading educational institutions in Uberlândia and has approximately 2,300 enrolled students.
buyer: Anima Educacao (BOVESPA:ANIM3:$232.75)
Anima Educacao is one of Brazil’s largest private higher education organizations, both in terms of revenue and the number of enrolled students. It has 79,000 students enrolled in classroom courses at 18 campuses located in the states of Minas Gerais and São Paulo. "
target: Faculdade Politécnica
Faculdade Politécnica operates polytechnic schools in Uberlândia and Goiás, Brazil. They offer courses in legal sciences, computation, engineering, and business management.
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closed 12/4/2013 via PR Web

Porter and Chester Institute, acquired YTI Career Institute

synopsis: Porter and Chester Institute, a Connecticut-based private sector, post-secondary technical institution with nine campuses throughout New England, is proud to announce the acquisition of YTI Career Institute, a private sector, post-secondary institution of higher education serving south-central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Porter and Chester Institute
Porter and Chester Institute (PCI), a private sector, post-secondary technical institution with nine locations throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts, featuring ten different career programs, trains its students in the technical and professional skills essential for their chosen career. "
target parent: Liberty Partners
target: YTI Career Institute
York Technical Institute (YTI) is a private post-secondary institution of higher education serving south-central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The Institute offers degree programs, as well as programs leading to professional certifications and diplomas.
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closed 7/3/2013 via PR Web

Dover Business College merged with Berkeley College,

synopsis: Dover Business College merged with Berkeley College, adding two locations, and clinical and certificate programs to the range of bachelor's and associate's degree programs offered by Berkeley College at seven other locations in New York and New Jersey and through Berkeley College Online.
buyer: Berkeley College
Established in 1931, Berkeley College is a coeducational college specializing in business. With six locations in New York and New Jersey, USA, and students from 29 states and 88 foreign countries, Berkeley is widely recognized for its academic excellence. "
target: Dover Business College
Dover Business College is a nationally-accredited private college with a 50-year history of teaching excellence and successfully preparing students for careers in healthcare, business, and information technology.
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closed 11/9/2005 via Company Press Release

CDI Education Corporation merged with Polar Bear Corporate Education Solutions,

synopsis: Corinthian Colleges, Inc. has completed the sale of substantially all of the assets of its corporate training division, CDI Education, to CrossOff, Inc., in a cash transaction valued at Cdn$19 million, plus a working capital adjustment to be made within 90 days following the closing. The unit generated revenues of approximately Cdn$37 million.
buyer parent: CrossOff Incorporated
buyer: Polar Bear Corporate Education Solutions
Polar Bear Corporate Education Solutions, a CrossOff company, is one of Canada's largest corporate training providers with more than 20 facilities coast to coast. Polar Bear offers integrated learning methodologies designed to meet the needs of Canadian businesses. "
target parent: Corinthian Colleges, Inc.
target: CDI Education Corporation
Toronto-based CDI Education Corporation is a leading provider of private- sector post-secondary education and corporate education in Canada. The company operates 45 post-secondary education campuses and 15 training centers across Canada.
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$16
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closed 8/19/2003 via PR Newswire

Corinthian Colleges, Inc., acquired CDI Education Corporation

synopsis: Corinthian Colleges, Inc. today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Corinthian Canada Acquisition Inc., has acquired approximately 9,137,000 common shares of CDI Education Corporation under its previously announced tender offer. The acquired shares represent approximately 89% of all outstanding CDI shares.
buyer: Corinthian Colleges, Inc. (COCO:$1,480.80)
Corinthian Colleges is one of the largest post-secondary education companies in North America, with annual revenues of $1.3 billion and a student population of over 86,000 students. The company's mission is to prepare students for careers in demand or for advancement in their chosen field. "
target: CDI Education Corporation
Toronto-based CDI Education Corporation is a leading provider of private- sector post-secondary education and corporate education in Canada. The company operates 45 post-secondary education campuses and 15 training centers across Canada. The company offers lifelong training solutions to both indivi
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closed 11/9/2005 via Company Press Release

CDI Education Corporation merged with Polar Bear Corporate Education Solutions,

synopsis: Corinthian Colleges, Inc. has completed the sale of substantially all of the assets of its corporate training division, CDI Education, to CrossOff, Inc., in a cash transaction valued at Cdn$19 million, plus a working capital adjustment to be made within 90 days following the closing. The unit generated revenues of approximately Cdn$37 million.
buyer parent: CrossOff Incorporated
buyer: Polar Bear Corporate Education Solutions
Polar Bear Corporate Education Solutions, a CrossOff company, is one of Canada's largest corporate training providers with more than 20 facilities coast to coast. Polar Bear offers integrated learning methodologies designed to meet the needs of Canadian businesses. "
target parent: Corinthian Colleges, Inc.
target: CDI Education Corporation
Toronto-based CDI Education Corporation is a leading provider of private- sector post-secondary education and corporate education in Canada. The company operates 45 post-secondary education campuses and 15 training centers across Canada.
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closed 4/29/2020 via PR Newswire

Experience Ignite, Inc. merged with sr4 Partners LLC,

synopsis: Ignite, a leadership development company, has merged with sr4 Partners, a local organizational health consultancy. The Ignite Community by sr4 will continue to provide members with opportunities to develop as leaders, connect with peers, and personalize their learning journey through a more robust calendar of workshops and training experiences.
buyer: sr4 Partners LLC
sr4 Partners is a local organizational health consultancy that helps improve performance through healthier leaders, more cohesive teams, thriving cultures, and an inclusive approach to change. The company develops high-performing leaders and teams through partnerships, coaching, and more. "
target: Experience Ignite, Inc.
Ignite is a diverse and dynamic leadership community. The company develops early to mid-level leaders through weekly training experiences that cultivate character, mindfulness, compassion, and competence to lead in an evolving workplace.
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closed 2/26/2020 via Company Press Release

Cegos, acquired Crescimentum

synopsis: The Cegos Group, a worldwide leader in training and development, has acquired a majority stake in Crescimentum, Brazil’s leading leadership training provider. Crescimentum aims to make a better world by transforming people into extraordinary leaders. They offer quality training programmes for all levels of leadership.
buyer: Cegos
Cegos is a worldwide leader in training and development. Cegos offers a catalog of 1,200 training courses that covers all areas of management and skills development, including HR, leadership, marketing, sales, and more. The group trains 250,000 people each year in 50 countries. "
target: Crescimentum
Crescimentum is Brazil’s leading leadership training provider. Crescimentum aims to make a better world by transforming people into extraordinary leaders and companies into more sustainable and humane organizations. They offer quality training programmes for all levels of leadership.
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closed 8/22/2019 via BNC Analysis

C6 Bank, acquired Idea9

synopsis: C6 Bank, a Brazilian digital bank, has acquired the Sao Paulo based startup IDEA9, a Corporate Education Platform focused on personal finance, leadership, and management. With the acquisition, C6 aims to intensify the training of its consultants, especially those focused on selling financial products to small and medium enterprises.
buyer: C6 Bank
Brazil-based C6 Bank is a digital bank without physical branches aiming to change people's experience with financial services by offering unique services and advantages. C6 uses cards with Contactless technology to allow transactions without inserting a card into a machine or entering a password. "
target: Idea9
Brazil-based IDEA9 is a modern and dynamic Corporate Education Platform, ideal for those who want to improve, expand their knowledge or develop new skills and competences. IDEA9 focuses on personal finance, leadership, and management.
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announced 8/21/2019 via PR Newswire

Evans Incorporated, will acquire Global Coaches Network

synopsis: Evans Incorporated, a boutique management consulting firm that partners with organizations through transformative change, has acquired Global Coaches Network, a pioneer in the field of global leadership coaching that is proud to have helped organizations and their leaders thrive while navigating the complex world of business.
buyer: Evans Incorporated
Evans is a boutique management consulting firm that partners with organizations through transformative change. Evans specializes in helping leaders of organizations develop their teams, explore new technologies to implement solutions that provide ROI—Real Operational Impact®. "
target: Global Coaches Network
Global Coaches Network, a pioneer in the field of global leadership coaching, is proud to have helped organizations and their leaders thrive while navigating the complex world of business. GCN provides coaches with a unique perspective to help leaders grow potential and lead their teams.
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closed 3/27/2019 via BusinessWire

Winning by Design, acquired Customer Growth Advisors

synopsis: Winning by Design has acquired Customer Growth Advisors, a company that specializes in building and optimizing customer success enablement programs, customer advocacy programs, customer success organizational designs, and in creating cross-functional team alignment.
buyer: Winning by Design
Winning by Design is the premier provider of strategy consulting and coaching programs for SaaS sales and high-velocity sales organizations. Winning By Design has over 150 SaaS sales clients. "
target: Customer Growth Advisors
Customer Growth Advisors specializes in building and optimizing customer success enablement programs, customer advocacy programs, customer success organizational designs, and in creating cross-functional team alignment. Its customers include Cisco, Indio Technologies and Percolate.
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closed 4/18/2018 via PR Newswire

Simplify Compliance, acquired Bluepoint Leadership Development

synopsis: Simplify Compliance, a portfolio company of Leeds Equity Partners, announced the acquisition of Bluepoint Leadership Development, a provider of leadership training and content. Based in Ohio, Bluepoint provides leadership training through in-person workshops and coaching solutions to a blue-chip customer base in the U.S. and internationally.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Simplify Compliance
Simplify Compliance is a leading provider of learning, events and memberships, and information and workflow solutions to the human capital management, healthcare, financial services and communications end markets. Simplify Compliance was formed by Leeds Equity and Dan Oswald in 2016. "
target: Bluepoint Leadership Development
Bluepoint Leadership Development, Inc. is a provider of leadership training and content. Based in Ohio, Bluepoint provides leadership training through in-person workshops and coaching solutions to a blue-chip customer base in the U.S. and internationally.
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closed 12/16/2015 via PR Newswire

Multi-Health Systems Inc., acquired Discovery Learning Inc.

synopsis: Multi-Health Systems Inc., an international leading publisher of scientifically validated assessments, announced the acquisition of leadership development company, Discovery Learning Inc. Discovery Learning provides leadership, organizational development products and training to some of the world's largest and most well-known organizations.
buyer: Multi-Health Systems Inc.
Multi-Health Systems Inc. (MHS), a leading publisher of scientifically validated assessments, serves clients in corporate, clinical, educational, public safety, government, military, pharmaceutical, and research settings. MHS is dedicated to strong product growth, and an optimal user experience. "
target: Discovery Learning Inc.
Discovery Learning, Inc., a leadership development company in Greensboro, North Carolina, provides leadership, organizational development products and training to some of the world's largest and most well-known organizations including CitiGroup and the Center for Creative Leadership.
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announced 12/18/2014 via Company Press Release

iCollege Ltd., will acquire Mathisi Pty Ltd

synopsis: iCollege has entered into binding Heads of Agreements to acquire 100% of the shares of Mathisi Pty Ltd. Mathisi is an approved Pre-Qualified Supplier for the Department of Education, Training and Employment and has an exceptional completion rate in the delivery of traineeships.
buyer: iCollege Ltd. (ASX:ICT:$1.58)
iCollege is a training organisation that provides specialist education to students from all over the world. They help workers stay relevant in an ever-changing employment environment. The online education provider creates more engaging training experiences for people looking to get ahead. "
target: Mathisi Pty Ltd
Mathisi Pty Ltd is a well-established Brisbane based Registered Training Organization specializing in Business and Retail qualifications, delivering Nationally Recognized Training.
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closed 9/2/2014 via PR Newswire

TeleTech Holdings, Inc., acquired rogenSi

synopsis: TeleTech Holdings, Inc., a leading global provider of analytics-driven, technology-enabled customer engagement solutions, announced that it has completed the acquisition of rogenSi, a global leadership, sales execution and change management consulting firm.
buyer: TeleTech Holdings, Inc. (TTEC:$1,395.69)
TeleTech, founded in 1982, is a leading global provider of analytics-driven, technology-enabled customer engagement solutions. They offer an integrated platform that combines consulting, technology, care and growth services to simplify and personalize interactions between people and brands. "
target: rogenSi
Founded in 1968, rogenSi has expanded to become a leading global provider of sales and leadership performance training and applied leadership consulting to blue chip clients. The company operates globally with central hubs located in New York, London, Hong Kong and Sydney.
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closed 5/24/2006 via

Enjoy Media Holdings Limited, purchased a minority stake in Enzhuo M&C Limited

synopsis: Enjoy Media Holdings Limited announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire 19.9% equity interest in Shanghai Enzhuo M&C Limited. The consideration, valued at US$750,000, is to be settled by issuance of restricted common shares of Enjoy Media.
buyer: Enjoy Media Holdings Limited
Enjoy Media Holdings Limited (Enjoy Media) is a revolutionary print media and advertising company based in Guangzhou, China. Enjoy Media aims to provide total enjoyable experience while you wait. "
target: Enzhuo M&C Limited
Enzhuo is an advisory and management consulting company specializing in education and training issues relevant to Leadership Studies in China.
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$0.15*
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closed 6/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

British Retail Consortium, acquired OSS Retail Ltd

synopsis: The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has bought OSS Retail, formerly the Oxford Summer School, as part of its commitment to promoting retail careers. OSS Retail offers leadership programmes for retail professionals. Alumni include Mark Newton-Jones, CEO of Mothercare, and Marigay McKee, former president of Saks Fifth Avenue. 
buyer: British Retail Consortium
The British Retail Consortium (or BRC) is a trade association in the United Kingdom. British Retail Consortium (BRC) is the voice of British retail. BRC’s purpose is to make a positive difference to the retail industry and the customers it serves, today and in the future. "
target parent: British Independent Retailers Association Limited
target: OSS Retail Ltd
Since 1923 the Oxford Summer School (OSS) has provided cost-effective development to retail professionals from their first steps in retail management right through to board level director and beyond.
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closed 1/29/2020 via Company Press Release

MW&L Capital Partners Limited, acquired Chairman Mentors International Limited

synopsis: MW&L Capital Partners has announced the acquisition of 100% of the share capital of Chairman Mentors International (CMi), the market leader in the provision of Chairman mentoring services to senior corporate executives.
buyer: MW&L Capital Partners Limited
MW&L is a private investment vehicle providing flexible, long term capital to growth businesses, supporting the vision and execution of strong management teams and entrepreneurs. "
target: Chairman Mentors International Limited
Chairman Mentors International (CMi) was founded in 2003 by Krister Svensson and was the first mover in the provision of systematic mentoring for chairmen and senior level executives. CMi is the market leader in the provision of mentoring to the C-suite and the Board.
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closed 12/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

Gateley Plc, acquired t-three Consulting Limited

synopsis: Commercial law and professional services firm Gateley has acquired development company T-three. T-three offers leadership development, behavioural change programmes and development programmes for both people and management.
buyer: Gateley Plc (AIM:GTLY:$135.49)
Gateley is a legal and professional services group founded in Birmingham, UK. Gateley has over 580 professional advisers across ten offices. Their business is predominantly legal services through Gateley Legal advising over 5,000 clients across five core business groups. "
target: t-three Consulting Limited
T-three offers leadership development, behavioural change programmes and development programmes for both people and management. Its roster of clients includes the BBC, Jaguar Land Rover and Samsung. It was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Cambridge, employing 35 staff.
price ($mm)
$4.30
rev ($mm)
$6
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
1.0x
EV / EBITDA
5.9x
closed 6/10/2020 via PR Newswire

The Creative Engagement Group Limited, acquired Cormis

synopsis: The Creative Engagement Group, part of Huntsworth the international healthcare and communications group, announces the acquisition of Cormis. Cormis is a strategic communications and training consultancy for the pharmaceutical industry.
buyer parent: Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Inc.
buyer: The Creative Engagement Group Limited
The Creative Engagement Group is an unusually shaped communications group that creates moments that inspire lasting change. It is focused on engaging internal and external audiences through the creation and delivery of live and virtual experiences, film, and more. "
target: Cormis
Cormis is a leading strategic training consultancy, focusing on building the capabilities of teams and individuals in the pharmaceutical sector. Their expertise focuses on capability building programmes in Leadership, Coaching, Strategic Planning, Cross functional teamwork and Communication.
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closed 3/20/2017 via PR Newswire

Crisis Prevention Institute, Inc, acquired Pivotal Education Ltd

synopsis: Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI), the world leader in crisis prevention and de-escalation training, announced that they have finalized the acquisition of UK-based Pivotal Education Ltd, an award-winning education consultancy and training company.
buyer: Crisis Prevention Institute, Inc
Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) is a training organization committed to best practice & safe behavior management methods that focus on prevention. CPI provides de-escalation & intervention training for people in the health, education, social care, mental health, & learning disability sectors. "
target: Pivotal Education Ltd
Pivotal Education Ltd is an education training consultancy working across the UK and internationally. They are the leading specialists in behavior and classroom management in the UK. Schools and colleges use the Pivotal approach to behavior management, a proven system that works in every classroom.
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closed 3/3/2020 via BusinessWire

Yum! Brands, Inc, acquired Heartstyles

synopsis: Yum! Brands, Inc. announced that it has acquired Heartstyles, a world-class leadership development program. They offer an intuitive and practical method for helping people learn how to become the best versions of themselves, lead authentically and build workplace cultures that unlock the potential of teams and deliver strong results.
buyer: Yum! Brands, Inc (NYSE:YUM:$5,597.00)
Yum! Brands, Inc., based in Louisville, Kentucky, has over 50,000 restaurants in more than 150 countries and territories primarily operating the company’s brands – KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell – global leaders of the chicken, pizza and Mexican-style food categories. "
target: Heartstyles
Heartstyles is a world-class leadership development program. They offer an intuitive and practical method for helping people learn how to become the best versions of themselves, lead authentically and build workplace cultures that unlock the potential of teams and deliver strong results.
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closed 10/9/2019 via BNC Analysis

Permira, acquired Centro de Estudios Garrigues

synopsis: Permira, a global investment firm, has acquired a majority stake in Centro de Estudios Garrigues from Garrigues, an international legal and tax services firm. Centro de Estudios Garrigues is a training centre in Spain. The centre provides training for law and business. They offer programs for business law practice, tax advice, HR, and more.
buyer: Permira
Permira is a global investment firm. Founded in 1985, the firm advises funds with a total committed capital of approximately US$38.5bn (€33bn) and makes long-term investments, including majority control investments as well as strategic minority investments. "
target parent: Garrigues
target: Centro de Estudios Garrigues
Centro de Estudios Garrigues is a leading training centre in Spain. Centro de Estudios Garrigues provides specialized training for law and business. They offer programs for business law practice, tax advice, human resources, compensation and benefits, corporate compliance, and more.
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closed 11/5/2014 via PR Newswire

Phoenix Strategy Investments, acquired PI Worldwide

synopsis: PI Worldwide, a leader in workforce analytics and science-driven insights that help optimize the performance and potential of individuals, teams, and organizations, announced that it has been acquired by Phoenix Strategy Investments.
buyer: Phoenix Strategy Investments
Phoenix Strategy is an entrepreneurial investment company formed to acquire and operate a small to medium sized privately-held business. Their principals take day-to-day operating roles in every investment they make. "
target: PI Worldwide
PI Worldwide is an international management consulting organization that enables clients to be more successful by focusing on their most important asset-their people. Using a proven, proprietary management tool known as the Predictive Index, they help align individual performance for their clients.
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closed 4/6/2010 via Company Press Release

Global Lead, LLC merged with Novations Group, Inc.,

synopsis: Global Lead joined Novations to create “Global Novations.” The new firm will provide a broader and more holistic suite of services around talent optimization, diversity training and leadership development, strengthening Global Novation's ability to help accelerate the achievement of business objectives.
buyer parent: MCG Global, LLC
buyer: Novations Group, Inc.
Novations Group Inc. (NGI) is a global professional services firm committed to building human performance through specific consulting, training, technology, and measurement solutions. "
target: Global Lead, LLC
Global Lead is an established provider of diversity & inclusion consulting and interactive solutions. Global Lead provides services to companies that include management recruitment, talent retention, supply chain relationships and executive training.
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closed 9/25/2006 via BusinessWire

BTS Group AB, acquired The Advantage Performance Group

synopsis: BTS Group AB, the world’s leading business simulation training and consulting company, announced that it has completed the acquisition of the businesses of The Advantage Performance Group and The Real Learning Company according to the intentions communicated in a press release on August 6, 2006.
buyer: BTS Group AB (OM:BTS B:$191.29)
BTS Group AB is an international training and consultancy company in the field of business acumen. BTS uses tailor-made business simulations to support company managers in implementing change and improving profitability. "
target: The Advantage Performance Group
Advantage Performance Group (APG) is one of the world's largest and fastest growing human performance consulting networks. APG partners with world-class developers of training solutions and then applies a unique methodology to help organizations maximize their training ROI.
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