EDUCATION PRACTICE
Examples of projects within the sector

 

Advised Advent International, global private equity leader, in the mapping, research and opportunity analysis of the Education Industry in Brazil and in the acquisition of a 50% stake in Kroton Educational (Pitágoras Group)
Advised Whitney International (ILUMNO) on the mapping, search and analysis of opportunities in the Higher Education market in Brazil and the acquisition of Unijorge - Faculdade Jorge Amado in Salvador, Bahia State

Advised Universidade Mackenzie on its expansion strategy outside São Paulo State, a process that led to the incorporation of Faculdades Moraes Júnior in Rio de Janeiro

 

Advised Grupo Santillana on mapping opportunities in the Publishing and Education Systems Sectors in Brazil

 

Advised Grupo Positivo Informática on its expansion and internationalization strategies, leading to the launch of e-blocks, reading and writing educational platform exported to several countries

 

Advised Wizard, the Brazilian leading English Education franchise, in the evaluation, development and execution of an expansion plan for the main Latin American markets

 

Advised Kinea, a major private equity controlled by Itaú, in the acquisition of a minority stake in Multi-Holding, a leading language schools franchise, including the assessment of the target's market, management, operations and strategy

 

Advised Wiley, a global publishing company, on its entry strategy in Brazil. The advisory included an initial strategic plan, a opportunities procurement/mapping project and the hiring of local legal experts and of the Country Manager

 

Lead a roll-up project in Brazil, grouping more than 10 educational institutions under the same holding-agreement. It is currently evaluating interest of selected investors/specific targets