Paris private equity firm pays $300M for business training firm

 Paris private equity firm pays $300M for business training firm

Eurazeo has bought majority control of Scaled Agile Inc. for $300 million.

A press release said prior investors Leeds Equity Partners LLC and company managers retained a stake.

Leeds bought the company in 2019, a press release said. Rubicon Technology Partners LLC in Boulder had invested prior to Leeds taking a stake.

Scaled Agile is 10 years old, according to the Colorado Secretary of State. A predecessor company dates to 2001, according to Dean Leffingwell, who co-founded Scaled Agile with Andrew Jemilo.

The press release said it provides a “framework, platform, professional training content and certifications for implementing business agility practices.”

Some 1 million people in 20,000 companies use its “comprehensive system of courseware, certification, online training, collaboration, toolkits and implementation content,” according to the release.

Scaled Agile “has built a market-leading offering,” said Vivianne…

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