Providence Equity Partners LLC
50 Kennedy Plaza
18th Floor
Providence, RI 02903
United States

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Recent investment activity

KANDO id: 30578

Corporate information

Official name
Providence Equity Partners LLC
Registration country

Company type

Private equity firm focused on growth-oriented media, communications, education and technology companies throughout North America and Europe.

Funds managed

Fund Type Vintage Currency Committed capital IRR x
Providence Equity Partners VII 2012
Providence Equity Partners VI LP 2007 USD 12,000,000,000 6.10 % 1.30 x
Providence Equity Partners V LP 2005 USD 4,250,000,000 4.00 % 1.20 x
Providence Equity Partners IV LP 2000 USD 2,750,000,000
Providence Media Partners LP

Funding rounds

Investment activity status
Active investor

Selected investments

Displaying 1 - 25 of 123
Profile Country Date Funding
360 Networks Inc Leading fiber optic communications service provider. N/A
AcadeMedia AcadeMedia is an education company that develops people. N/A
Altegrity Inc Altegrity is a leading information and security services company. N/A
American Cellular Corp N/A
Archipelago Learning LLC Provider of subscription-based online education products. N/A
Ascend Learning Ascend Learning is a leading provider of technology-based learning solutions focused on student training and testing. N/A
Asurion LLC Provider of extended service plans, consumer product support and value added wireless subscriber services. N/A
AutoTrader Group Inc Online automotive marketplace. N/A Inc Chinese Internet search engine N/A USD 50,000,000 (USD 50,000,000)
Bresnan Communications LLC Cable and broadband operator serving the western U.S. mountain states. N/A
Brooks Fiber Properties Inc Provider of competitive local telecommunications services in second-tier cities. N/A
Canal Digitaal Satelliet Provider of satellite television and radio in the Netherlands and Belgium. N/A
Casema Provider of cable, Internet and telephony services to residential and business customers in the Netherlands. N/A
CDW Corp CDW is a leading technology products and services provider to business, government and education customers. N/A
Com Hem AB Com Hem is the leading broadband service provider in Sweden. N/A
Craig Media Inc Television broadcasting company in Canada. N/A
CSDVRS LLC CSDVRS is a provider of video relay services to the deaf community. N/A
Decision Resources Provider of syndicated research to the healthcare industry. N/A
Digiplex European data center operator. N/A
Digiturk (Cine) Digiturk is the leading provider of digital pay television services in Turkey. N/A
Edline LLC (Blackboard) Edline is a leading provider of technology solutions and services to the K-12 education market. N/A
Education Management Corp EDMC is a leading provider of private post-secondary education in North America. N/A
eircom Ltd Providence acquired eircom, the Irish national incumbent fixed-line telephone company, in a take-private transaction in 2001. N/A
Estro Estro (formerly Catalpa) is the leading provider of pre- and after-school services in the Netherlands. N/A
Galileo Global Education Galileo Global Education is a higher education platform focused on Europe and Latin America. N/A

Past employees

Selected Products / Customers