Laureate Education Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1989

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 28,900

Employees

  • Stock Symbol
  • LAUR

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 69

  • Share Price
  • $14.08
  • (As of Thursday Closing)

Laureate Education General Information

Description

Laureate Education Inc is an international community of universities. The company provides higher education programs and services to students through an international network of licensed universities and higher education institutions. Its geographical segments include Peru and Mexico.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Sylvan Learning Systems
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Educational Software
Stock Exchange
NAS
Corporate Office
  • 1000 Brickell Avenue
  • Suite 715, PMB 1158
  • Miami, FL 33131
  • United States
+1 (786) 000-0000

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Laureate Education Stock Performance

(As of Thursday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$14.08 $14.07 $11.34 - $14.91 $2.2B 158M 660K $0.69

Laureate Education Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Dec-2023 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 2,551,036 2,551,036 1,697,364 970,476
Revenue 1,484,288 1,484,288 1,242,271 1,086,701
EBITDA 369,215 369,215 343,228 49,646
Net Income 107,590 107,590 69,573 192,446
Total Assets 2,125,616 2,125,616 1,972,237 2,211,310
Total Debt 582,703 582,703 648,005 568,923
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Laureate Education Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Laureate Education Comparisons

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Laureate Education Competitors (8)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Adtalem Global Education Corporation Chicago, IL 0000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
The Princeton Review Private Equity-Backed New York, NY 0000 00.000 000000000000
Apollo Education Group Private Equity-Backed Phoenix, AZ 00000 00000 000000000000 00000
Western Governors University Corporation Salt Lake City, UT 0000 0000000000
Grand Canyon University Corporate Backed or Acquired Phoenix, AZ 0000 0000000000
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Laureate Education Executive Team (38)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Eilif Serck-Hanssen Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Richard Buskirk Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Senior Vice President
Marcelo Cardoso Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Gerard Knauer Vice President, Accounting, Global Controller & Principal Accounting Officer
Leslie Brush Chief Legal Officer
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Laureate Education Board Members (17)

Name Representing Role Since
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Laureate Education Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Laureate Education Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Laureate Education Investments & Acquisitions (69)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Instituto Avansys 05-Nov-2018 0000000000 000.00 Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Coursera 27-Oct-2015 00000 0000 000.00 Educational Software
Instituto Português de Administração de Marketing 31-Mar-2015 0000000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Ensicorporate-Educação Corporativa 27-Mar-2015 0000000000 Education and Training Services (B2B)
Gabinete de Estudos de Mercado e Opinião 27-Mar-2015 Buyout/LBO Media and Information Services (B2B) 0é0000 00
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Laureate Education Subsidiaries (8)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
M-Power Energy India Consulting Services (B2B) New Delhi, India 2007
University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Educational and Training Services (B2C) New Delhi, India 0000
Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas Educational and Training Services (B2C) Lima, Peru 0000
Pearl Retail Solutions Educational and Training Services (B2C) New Delhi, India 0000
Instituto Superior de Administração e Línguas Education and Training Services (B2B) Funchal, Portugal 0000
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Laureate Education ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated October, 01, 2023

18.86 | Low Risk

Risk Scale

A lower score indicates better sustainability

Negl

0-10

Low

10-20

Med

20-30

High

30-40

Severe

40+

Exposure

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Management

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Peers Analysis

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Industry

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Laureate Education Exits (48)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Coursera 27-Oct-2015 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 10 buyers
Instituto Português de Administração de Marketing 31-Mar-2015 000000000000000000 Completed
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IADE 27-Mar-2015 0000000000 000.00 Completed
  • 13 buyers
Complexo Educacional FMU 30-Sep-2014 0000000000 00000 Completed
  • 13 buyers
Monash South Africa 01-Feb-2014 Buyout/LBO 000.00 Completed
  • 14 buyers
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Laureate Education FAQs

  • When was Laureate Education founded?

    Laureate Education was founded in 1989.

  • Who is the founder of Laureate Education?

    Douglas Becker is the founder of Laureate Education.

  • Who is the CEO of Laureate Education?

    Eilif Serck-Hanssen is the CEO of Laureate Education.

  • Where is Laureate Education headquartered?

    Laureate Education is headquartered in Miami, FL.

  • What is the size of Laureate Education?

    Laureate Education has 28,900 total employees.

  • What industry is Laureate Education in?

    Laureate Education’s primary industry is Educational and Training Services (B2C).

  • Is Laureate Education a private or public company?

    Laureate Education is a Public company.

  • What is Laureate Education’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Laureate Education is LAUR.

  • What is the current stock price of Laureate Education?

    As of 18-Apr-2024 the stock price of Laureate Education is $14.08.

  • What is the current market cap of Laureate Education?

    The current market capitalization of Laureate Education is $2.2B.

  • What is Laureate Education’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Laureate Education is $1.48B.

  • Who are Laureate Education’s competitors?

    Adtalem Global Education, The Princeton Review, Apollo Education Group, Western Governors University, and Grand Canyon University are some of the 8 competitors of Laureate Education.

  • What is Laureate Education’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Laureate Education’s EPS for 12 months was $0.69.

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