M&A is White Hot: Addressing Buy Vs Build In EdTech

GoGuardian Corporate Development Director Anthony Showalter, BrainPOP CEO Scott Kirkpatrick, Francisco Partners Partner Jason Brein, Emeritus CFO & Head Corporate Development Pranjal Kumar, and Cooley LLP Partner Rishab Kumar discuss addressing buy vs. build in EdTech at the 2023 ASU+GSV Summit.

Leading EdTech companies are maniacally focused on improving and extending the products and services they offer to deliver more value for learners. Hear from CEOs and Corporate Development leaders on how they consider opportunities to “buy versus build” when exploring these new markets and/or product offerings. Where are the greatest opportunities for strategic M&A in the coming period? How do leaders ensure acquisitions are successfully executed and integrated?