Kaplan, Inc.

6301 Kaplan University Avenue,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309
United States,
(954) 515-3993
www.kaplan.com

Kaplan, Inc. is a provider of an educational and career services for individuals, schools, and businesses. Kaplan serves students of all ages through a wide array of offerings including higher education, test preparation, professional training, and programs for kids in grades K through 12.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (1.2/yr) # 4 - 1 3 1 1 10
vol $17M $17M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
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Largest SmartPros Ltd.
$17M (2015-10-22)
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According to our data here at Mergr, Kaplan has acquired 11 companies, including 6 in the last 5 years. A total of 3 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

Kaplan’s largest acquisition to date was in 2015, when it acquired SmartPros for $17M. Kaplan has acquired in 4 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include education (50%) and software (30%).

When analyzing the education sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 84 education companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, and 2 have acquired at least 5 companies. The most prolific strategic education acquirer over the past 3 years is Charter School Capital, with 8 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the education sector over the past 3 years is Eurazeo PME with 3 platform acquisitions.

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