Articles tagged with 'Edtech' | Prosus

Prosus - Archive (Edtech)

2021
13
September
2021
| 09:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Prosus announced today the appointment of Fahd Beg as Chief Operating Officer for its Food and Edtech segments as they look to rapidly scale towards $50B+ businesses. ...
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15
June
2021
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Prosus plans to help online corporate training leader GoodHabitz to continue expansion into new markets and acquires a majority stake in the company for approximately €212 million. ...
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14
June
2021
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Skillsoft, a global leader in corporate digital learning, announced that its common stock will commence trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol “SKIL” today at the market open ...
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08
June
2021
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Skillsoft affirms the expectation of closing the transaction on Friday, 11 June, 2021, which will also represent a significant step towards completing Churchill II’s pending acquisition of Albert DE Holdings Inc. ...
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02
June
2021
| 18:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Prosus to acquire Stack Overflow, a leading knowledge-sharing platform for the global community of developers and technologists. ...
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13
May
2021
| 19:59 Europe/Amsterdam
The Prosus PIPE, in addition to expected cash on hand at the time of closing, substantially satisfies the minimum cash condition in the Skillsoft merger agreement ($644M) and excludes the benefit of any cash held in trust, net of any redemptions. ...
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2020
11
December
2020
| 10:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Every once in a while, we sit down with a CEO of a Prosus-backed company and ask them ten big questions about their work, their career, and the challenges they faced along the way. Read our Q&A with Ashwin Damera, CEO at Eruditus. ...
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11
November
2020
| 08:53 Europe/Amsterdam
Prosus has exercised its previously announced option to invest an additional $400 million in Churchill II's planned acquisition of Software Luxembourg Holding S.A. (Skillsoft) and Global Knowledge Training LLC. ...
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13
October
2020
| 13:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Churchill II to Merge with Skillsoft, the Pioneer of Digital Learning, in a $1.3 Billion Transaction and Will Also Acquire Global Knowledge, the Global Leader in IT and Business Skills Training, for $233 MillionTotal Combined Transaction Valuation of...
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22
September
2020
| 08:11 Europe/Amsterdam
The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed the prevalent education system to the wall, enabling technology to become the new normal of distance learning. Teachers were quick to adapt to an almost overnight change and pooled in extra hours to help their student...
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31
August
2020
| 14:46 Europe/Amsterdam
The Eruditus group, consisting of Eruditus Executive Education (www.eruditus.com) and its online division EMERITUS (www.emeritus.org), today announced the successful completion of its Series D funding totaling $113 million (including secondary sales)...
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10
April
2020
| 06:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Prosus’s Indian partners also contributing to relief efforts through innovative initiatives.Prosus, the global consumer internet group of Naspers, has committed ₹100 crore  to the Indian government’s response to the Covid-19 crisis. The donation will...
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