2U Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Internet Software And Services Company

2U has acquired 3 companies, including 3 in the last 5 years.

2U’s largest acquisition to date was in 2019, when it acquired Trilogy Education Services for $750M. 2U has acquired in 2 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include education (67%) and software (34%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity3
    • M&A Buy Activity3
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Advisors 1

2U, Inc.

7900 Harkins Road,
Lanham, Maryland 20706
United States,
(301) 892-4350
www.2u.com

2U, Inc. is a provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) technology and technology-enabled services, 2U provides schools with the comprehensive operating infrastructure they need to attract, enroll, educate and support students globally. 2U was founded in 2008 and is based in Lanham, Maryland.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # - - 1 1 1 - 3
vol $103M $750M $853M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  3

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Trilogy Education Services, Inc. 2019-04-08 750M USD Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.trilogyed.com
CritiqueIt, Inc. 2018-06-21 - Add-on Acquisition
Long Beach, California · www.critiqueit.com
GetSmarter Online Ltd. 2017-05-02 103M USD Add-on Acquisition
London, United Kingdom · www.getsmarter.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Education 2 (67%) 853M (100%) - -
Software 1 (33%) - - -
Total 3 $853M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 2 750M - -
  New York 1 750M - -
  California 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 103M - -
Domestic 2 (67%) 750M (88%) - -
Cross-border 1 (33%) 103M (12%) - -
Total 3 $853M - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Citigroup Investment Banking
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $853M
TOTAL $853M
Largest Trilogy Education Services, Inc.
$750M (2019-04-08)

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