Today, IDP Education introduced its intention to welcome Intake Education, a number one worldwide training organisation, into its international staff.
Culturally aligned, IDP and Intake are united by the standard assist they supply worldwide college students, and the main providers they supply establishment companions.
Intake brings to IDP three a long time of trade management within the UK-bound worldwide training sector.
Based throughout 10 nations and proudly student-first, Intake’s staff will deliver further experience, expertise and variety to IDP’s international staff of 5,000 staff.
Murray Walton, Interim Chief Executive Officer, IDP, mentioned that by welcoming Intake into its staff, IDP shall be positioned to assist college students throughout extra areas entry worldwide training.
“Together, a united IDP and Intake will become the clear global leader for students pursuing an overseas education,” Mr Walton mentioned.
Mr Walton mentioned IDP was drawn to Intake’s integrity and customer-centric values in what could be a noisy market.
“Like IDP, Intake groups care deeply about getting nice outcomes for his or her college students and establishment companions.
“We both proudly stay by our students’ sides from first enquiry through to starting in the classroom,” he mentioned.
Pieter Funnekotter, Chief Executive Officer, Intake, mentioned Intake will make IDP stronger.
“In joining IDP’s team, Intake will help grow the international education sector and create a new standard for supporting students in achieving their global goals,” Mr Funnekotter mentioned.
IDP will acquire Intake’s places of work primarily based throughout Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Philippines, Thailand, Taiwan, India and the UK.
“In the near term, Intake will continue to operate under their existing branding and structure to allow both organisations to further align and understand opportunities to come together,” Mr Walton mentioned.
“Intake’s geographic footprint complements IDP’s global network. In some markets such as the Philippines and Thailand, IDP and Intake are the two clear market leaders, whereas in other areas, such as West Africa and Taiwan, IDP can learn from Intake’s market presence,” Mr Walton mentioned.
The settlement is anticipated to be accomplished in November, and the transaction is topic to customary completion circumstances.