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PublicLON:PSON
Date1/1999
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websitepearson.com
Blogblog.pearson.com
Twitter@pearsonplc
CategorySoftware
Phone44 20 7010 2000
Employees
Founded1844
Descriptionmedia company

Offices

England, GBR
80 Strand
LONDON
England, WC2R 0RL, GBR

People

CFO
Chairman
Chief executive
Finance Director
Non-executive director
Non-executive director
Non-executive director
Non-executive Director
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Acquisitions

Total$1.6B
Multi Holding, 12/2013 $721M
Virtual Nerd, 7/2013
Learning Catalytics, 4/2013
EmbanetCompass, 10/2012 $650M
GlobalEnglish, 7/2012 $90M
Certiport, 5/2012 $140M
Schoolnet, 4/2011
IntelliPro, 4/2009

Investments

Scoot & Doodle 3/2013
Nook Media 12/2012
Knewton 10/2011
Inkling Systems 3/2011
TutorVista.com 9/2010

Service Providers

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Pearson

Pearson is an international media and education company with businesses in education, business information and consumer publishing.

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Above: Pearson Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 3/25/14

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Sources

  1. Pearson Buys Grupo Multi for $721 Million for Brazil Growth (bloomberg.com) [edit]
  2. Pearson Continues Free Availability of Virtual Nerd Math Tutorials (pearsoned.com) [edit]
  3. Pearson Acquires Ed Tech Startup, Learning Catalytics (pearsoned.com) [edit]
  4. Pearson Acquires EmbanetCompass (in.finance.yahoo.com) [edit]
  5. Pearson Acquires Global English for $90M (pevc.dowjones.com) [edit]
  6. Pearson Buys Certiport For $140M To Beef Up Its IT Testing Business Globally (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  7. Pearson Buying Schoolnet For $230 Million (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  8. Pearson acquires Intellipro (tradingmarkets.com) [edit]
  9. Google+ Hangout App Scoot & Doodle Raises $2.25M Seed, From Valley Angels & Pearson, To Get More Kids Learning Through Play (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  10. Nook Media Takes $89.5M From Pearson, Says Holiday Sales Fell Below Expectations (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  11. Founders Fund Leads $33 Million D Round In Learning Startup Knewton (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  12. Standard Nine Investors Ink a Series B Round of Funding (chubbybrain.com) [edit]
  13. Investors Queue Up For TutorVista’s $50M Round (vccircle.com) [edit]
  14. Pearson Buys Controlling Stake In TutorVista For $127 Million (paidcontent.org) [edit]
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