Carlyle, Vinci Partners to Acquire Brazil-based Uniasselvi
October 27, 2015
The Carlyle Group and Vinci Partners have agreed to acquire the stock of Uniasselvi, a subsidiary of Kroton Educacional (BVMF: KROT3). Founded in 1977, Uniasselvi provides distance learning and on-campus education, serving more than 100,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The deal, expected to close in the next several months, is reportedly valued at about BRL1.1 billion ($282 million).