Octavian Forum 2019

Macquarie Capital was proud to sponsor the 2019 Octavian Forum, bringing together global leaders to discuss trends in education politics, culture, economics and more.

Macquarie Capital recently sponsored the Octavian Forum, a dynamic event that brought together leading experts and thought leaders to discuss geopolitics, art, culture, technology and ideas.

During the event, Macquarie also hosted the Octavian Macquarie Education Forum, an intimate and interactive daylong series that showcased our expertise in education services to select clients. Featuring the Octavian Report’s unparalleled network of experts, the Forum’s guided off-the-record conversations highlighted the crucial social, political and economic issues driving change in education today. Watch the videos below to learn more about Macquarie’s insights.

Our insights


Diverse thought leaders headline Octavian Forum

The two-day event focused on innovation in the evolving global education space and broader cultural, economic and geopolitical topics such as Brexit and the rise of China.


The global education opportunity

Shaped by innovation and unprecedented global demand, education and related services is a rapidly transforming industry.


How emerging technologies are enhancing access to education

In today’s digital era, education is embracing emerging technologies like AI and online learning solutions, creating more opportunities and enhancing accessibility globally.

Recent education transactions

Cambium Learning

Advised Cambium on a successful take-private by Veritas Capital.

Spring Education Group

Provided financing and advisory expertise to support Primavera Capital’s acquisitions of Stratford Schools, Nobel Learning, and the formation of Spring Education Group

Trilogy Education

Lead investor in Trilogy’s Series B capital raise

About Macquarie Capital

Macquarie Capital combines grounded thinking with innovative approaches to develop transformative ideas and realize greater possibilities for our clients – our partners.


Our capabilities encompass corporate advisory and a full spectrum of capital solutions, including capital raising services from equity, debt and private capital markets and principal investments from Macquarie’s own balance sheet. These offerings are reinforced through our deep expertise across a broad range of sectors: business services, consumer, gaming and leisure, financial institutions, green energy, healthcare, industrials, infrastructure and energy, real estate, resources, technology and telecommunications and media sectors across the US.


See how we look beyond to create new possibilities and deliver real business impact to our clients across the Americas.

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