Including 17 regionally accredited universities across the United States, to deliver high-quality, clinically-intensive nursing, occupational therapy and other healthcare education programs to help address the shortage of skilled healthcare providers in the U.S.
In 2018, Orbis was seeking additional investment in its fast-growing business and a partner with capital resources and cultural compatibility.
Grand Canyon Education, Inc. is a leading provider of admissions, marketing and curriculum services to accredited postsecondary graduate and undergraduate degree programs in the education, healthcare, business and liberal arts disciplines.
Macquarie Capital’s unique dual-track process including buyout and pre-IPO recap provided shareholders significant optionality and maximised competitiveness. We also drove value for shareholders by focusing prospective investors on the growth trajectory of Orbis and its steady-state profitability.
“Advising Orbis was a unique and rewarding experience – as a result of our long-term engagement, our relationship expanded from a traditional advisory role to that of a strategic partner. This helped the team unlock an important opportunity to scale their business, which sits at the nexus of healthcare, EdTech and software.”
Raghu Velamati – Senior Managing Director, Macquarie Capital