August 2012

Graphite Capital backs MBO of Explore Learning

Graphite Capital is backing the management buy-out of Explore Learning, the UK’s leading provider of after-school tuition for primary school children. Since opening its first centre in 2001, Explore has grown rapidly and now operates a network of 62 centres nationally, with over 16,000 children currently enrolled as members. The centres provide individualised key skills tuition in mathematics and English to children aged 5 to 14 of all abilities. They also offer additional courses including creative writing, enrichment mathematics and preparation for the 11+ exams.