Data & Intelligence

Impact Case Study: Manipal Universal Learning

IDFC Private Equity invested US$35 million for a 13% stake in 2006.

Company headquarters: India
Business focus: Education
Revenue: Grown four-fold since 2006
Students worldwide: 220,000

IMPACT highlights

  • IDFCPE helped MUL bring in new talent in the company, including a new CEO and a new CFO
  • Thanks to IDFCPE’s introduction to City & Guilds in London, MUL set up a successful joint venture with City & Guilds called India Skills
  • In 2010, Premji Investments, the family office of one of India’s most respected corporate names, became the third institutional investor in MUL
  • MUL’s revenues have grown four-fold since IDFCPE’s investment in 2006 and an IPO is expected in 2011
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