The Swedish model of free schools has made its way to the UK, but dressed in a different uniform. While investors flock around Swedish schools, chasing students to boost income, the British version leaves no room for profits. So what attracts private investments into UK education? Sonnie Ehrendal investigates.
Fund, which has already been invested in at least one transaction, has a €1bn target
Pechel, via Pechel IV, and the co-investment team of Omnes back the French IT services firm
Connection Capital provided £6.7m to support the buyout of the business in 2017
Temasek previously led a £7m investment for the technology developer in 2016