SkillSoft Overview

  • Founded
  • 1998
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 2,400
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Reverse Merger
  • (Announced)
  • Financing Rounds
  • 16
  • Investments
  • 11

SkillSoft General Information


Developer of learning management system, software and content, headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire. The company offers cloud-based learning services for its customers, ranging from global enterprises, government and education to mid-sized and small businesses thus enabling organizations to achieve competitive advantages through superior enterprise-wide knowledge and skills.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Skillsoft Public
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational Software
Other Industries
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Education and Training Services (B2B)
Primary Office
  • 300 Innovative Way Suite 201
  • Nashua, NH 03062
  • United States
+1 (603) 000-0000

SkillSoft Timeline

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SkillSoft Valuation & Funding

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SkillSoft Comparisons

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2,400 As of 2020


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SkillSoft Competitors (49)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Blackboard (Educational Software) Private Equity-Backed Reston, VA 0000 000.00 000000000 00 000.00
00000000000.000 Private Equity-Backed Austin, TX 000 0000000 0000
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000 Venture Capital-Backed Kitchener, Canada 000 0000 00000000000 0000
0000000 Venture Capital-Backed Mountain View, CA 000 00000 000000000 00000
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SkillSoft Executive Team (24)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Bobby Jenkins Chief Financial Officer
Apratim Purakayastha Ph.D Chief Technology Officer
John Frederick Chief Administrative Officer
Mark Onisk Chief Content Officer
Greg Porto Chief People Officer
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SkillSoft Board Members (7)

Name Representing Role Since
000000 000000000 Self Executive Chairman 000 0000
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SkillSoft 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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SkillSoft Investments & Acquisitions (11)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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000000 000000000 0 13-Oct-2020 000000000000000000 00000 Educational Software 000000 000000000
00000000 07-May-2015 0000000000 Other Information Technology 0000000 00000
00000000 0000000 01-Oct-2014 0000000000 Human Capital Services 0000000 00000
ThirdForce 25-Sep-2012 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Educational and Training Services (B2C)
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SkillSoft Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Vodeclic Other Information Technology Paris, France 2007
00000000 0000000 Human Capital Services Gainesville, FL 0000
000000000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Nashua, NH 0000
00000000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Dublin, OH 0000
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