Pearson Education has acquired 13 companies. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 3 assets.
Pearson Education’s largest acquisition to date was in 2010, when it acquired SEB’s School Learning Systems Business for $497M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2015, when it sold PowerSchool to Onex Partners for $350M. Pearson Education has acquired in 5 different US states, and 7 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include education (47%) and internet software and services (24%).
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M&A Total Activity16
- M&A Buy Activity13
- M&A Sell Activity3
- Total Sectors Invested 4
- Total Countries Invested 7
- M&A Buy/Sell Connections 11