Bridgepoint Development Capital (“BDC”), a London based investor in small and medium sized growth companies, has announced a significant investment in Inspiring Learning to accelerate the company’s growth plans. BDC is part of Bridgepoint Europe, one of Europe’s largest professional private investors which has invested in a range of companies in different sectors over the last 25 years including well-known names such as Cambridge Education Group and Infinitas Learning – publisher of content and e-learning materials for primary and secondary schools and FE colleges across Europe – Fat Face and Prêt A Manger.
As part of the investment strategy Equity and Kingswood will be separated and Equity will become a standalone business with a dedicated focus.
David Campbell, Managing Director of Equity said “This is good news for Equity. It means we can continue to focus everything we do on delivering fantastic learning experience for young people. Our school partners and our suppliers can have complete confidence in our position as a leading provider in school ski, sports tours and educational tours”.