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10/02/2015Laureate Education Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering
Baltimore, Maryland — October 2, 2015 — Laureate Education, Inc. today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of its Class A common stock. The number of shares to be offered, the price range and the stock exchange listing for the proposed offering have not yet been determined. Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and Barclays Capital Inc. are actin... 
10/02/2015Laureate Education Becomes a Public Benefit Corporation
Baltimore, Maryland — October 2, 2015 — Laureate Education, Inc., announced today that it has converted from a traditional corporation to a Public Benefit Corporation (PBC) domiciled in Delaware, which has the most up-to-date PBC law. Through this conversion, Laureate joins more than 2,800 U.S. companies incorporated as Public Benefit Corporations across 30 states and the District of Columbia. With over one million students and 88 institutions in 28 countries around the world, Laureate is the la... 
07/10/2015Laureate Education Names Enderson Guimarães President and Chief Operating Officer
Baltimore, Maryland — July 10, 2015 — Laureate Education, Inc., has named Enderson Guimarães president and chief operating officer, effective September 1, 2015. Mr. Guimarães will report to Douglas L. Becker, Laureate's founder, chairman and chief executive officer, and will work with Laureate's executive leadership team to enhance the organization's operations model and promote best practices throughout the international network. "Enderson's tremendous experience as a global operational leader ... 
05/06/2015Global Survey of More Than 27,000 Students Reveals Youth Want Career-Oriented, Innovative Universities
Baltimore, Maryland — May 5, 2015 — Despite global unrest and increasing political tensions, the world's young people are largely optimistic that higher education will result in a brighter future, according to a new index of student attitudes by Laureate International Universities and Zogby Analytics. The research follows up on a 2014 Laureate/Zogby study that was the largest international survey ever completed of student attitudes about the future of higher education.The 2015 Laureate/Zogby Stu... 
04/24/2015 Ernesto Zedillo Becomes Presidential Counselor at Laureate International Universities
The former president of Mexico will advise the Laureate network on academic innovation, outcomes and increasing access to higher education Baltimore, Maryland — April 24, 2015 — Ernesto Zedillo, the former president of Mexico, has been named a Presidential Counselor by Laureate International Universities, the world's leading higher education network. In his new role, President Zedillo will advise Laureate and its more than 80 institutions on academic innovation, and private and public sector co... 
02/06/2015Laureate Summit Draws Global Leaders to Address Youth and Productivity in Mexico
Baltimore, Maryland — February 6, 2015 — Distinguished international leaders, including former U.S. President Bill Clinton, Inter-American Development Bank President Luis Moreno and Mexico's Secretary of Public Education Emilio Chuayffet will gather today at the Coyoacán campus of Universidad del Valle de México — Mexico's largest private university — to discuss how to increase the nation's productivity.The Laureate Summit on Youth and Productivity in Mexico will feature Douglas L. Becker, found...