Sponge Overview

  • Founded
  • 2004
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 116
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO
  • Financing Rounds
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 2

Sponge General Information


Provider of digital learning intended for creative workplace training. The company utilizes elearning, gamification, animation and motion graphics, immersive technologies, microsites and blended learning to tackle business challenges like risk and compliance, business transformation and people development, enabling working professionals to enhance their knowledge and skill sets on the job.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Education and Training Services (B2B)
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 9 Research Way
  • Plymouth PL6 8BT
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000
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Sponge Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Sponge Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Matt Whale Chief Financial Officer
Louise Pasterfield Founder & Managing Director
Kate Pasterfield Chief Innovation Officer
Alex Stewart Chief of Staff
Billy Allan Chairman
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Sponge Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
00000 00000 Self Chairman 000 0000
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Sponge Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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Sponge Acquisitions (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000 0000000000 09-Mar-2021 000000000000000000 000.00 Consulting Services (B2B) 00000 00000
Skill-Pill 13-Nov-2020 Merger/Acquisition Educational Software 00000 00000
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Sponge Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Skill-Pill Educational Software Harrow, United Kingdom 2010
0000 0000000000 Consulting Services (B2B) Berlin, Germany 0000
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