A.B.C. Learning Centres Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1988

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 16,000

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 8

  • Investments
  • 6

A.B.C. Learning Centres General Information

Description

Operator of an Australian childcare chain. The company provides early childhood educational and developmental childcare services in Australia, New Zealand, the United States and the United Kingdom.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Education and Training Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Other Commercial Services
Corporate Office
  • 43 Metroplex Avenue
  • Murarrie, Queensland 4172
  • Australia

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A.B.C. Learning Centres Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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A.B.C. Learning Centres 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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A.B.C. Learning Centres Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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A.B.C. Learning Centres Investments & Acquisitions (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
PowerHouse Hub 31-Dec-2007 0000000000 Consulting Services (B2B) 000000 00
Toys "R" Us ANZ 24-Dec-2007 0000 Recreational Goods 000000 00
La Petite Academy 31-Mar-2007 0000000000 00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Busy Bees Nurseries 13-Dec-2006 0000000000 00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) 000000 00
Hutchison's Child Care Services 31-Oct-2006 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Educational and Training Services (B2C)
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A.B.C. Learning Centres Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
PowerHouse Hub Consulting Services (B2B) Southport, Australia 2006
La Petite Academy Educational and Training Services (B2C) Chicago, IL 0000
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A.B.C. Learning Centres Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Toys "R" Us ANZ 24-Dec-2007 0000 Completed
  • 0.0.0. 00000000 00
Busy Bees Nurseries 13-Dec-2006 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Completed
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A.B.C. Learning Centres FAQs

  • When was A.B.C. Learning Centres founded?

    A.B.C. Learning Centres was founded in 1988.

  • Who is the founder of A.B.C. Learning Centres?

    Edmund Groves and Le Neve Groves are the founders of A.B.C. Learning Centres.

  • Where is A.B.C. Learning Centres headquartered?

    A.B.C. Learning Centres is headquartered in Murarrie, Australia.

  • What is the size of A.B.C. Learning Centres?

    A.B.C. Learning Centres has 16,000 total employees.

  • What industry is A.B.C. Learning Centres in?

    A.B.C. Learning Centres’s primary industry is Education and Training Services (B2B).

  • Is A.B.C. Learning Centres a private or public company?

    A.B.C. Learning Centres is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of A.B.C. Learning Centres?

    The current valuation of A.B.C. Learning Centres is 000.00.

  • What is A.B.C. Learning Centres’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for A.B.C. Learning Centres is 000000.

  • How much funding has A.B.C. Learning Centres raised over time?

    A.B.C. Learning Centres has raised $952M.

  • Who are A.B.C. Learning Centres’s investors?

    Bank of America, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia, Temasek Holdings, and The Goldman Sachs Group are 5 of 6 investors who have invested in A.B.C. Learning Centres.

  • When was A.B.C. Learning Centres acquired?

    A.B.C. Learning Centres was acquired on 01-Dec-2009.

  • Who acquired A.B.C. Learning Centres?

    A.B.C. Learning Centres was acquired by Goodstart Early Learning.

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