Dinan Capital Advisors (“Dinan”) is pleased to announce that its client, USATestprep, Inc. (“USATestprep” or the “Company”) based in Kennesaw, GA, has been acquired by Serent Capital (“Serent”). Dinan served as exclusive financial advisor to USATestprep and its shareholders in this transaction.
USATestprep, Inc. is leading provider of technology enabled curriculum resources and test prep solutions for high schools, middle schools, and elementary schools. Since its founding in 1998, the company has been helping students with high-stakes tests, offering review products for subject area end-of-grade, end-of-course, graduation level, career readiness, and college entrance assessments. With programs tailored to both individual state and/or Common Core standards, nearly 2 million students use the platform each year.
Founded in 2008, Serent Capital is a leading lower-middle market private equity firm focused on investing in high growth service and technology businesses. Serent invests in growing businesses that have developed compelling solutions that address their customers’ needs. As those businesses grow and evolve, the opportunities and challenges that they face change with them. Principals at Serent Capital have firsthand experience at capturing those opportunities and navigating these difficulties through their experiences as CEOs, strategic advisors, and board members to successful growing businesses. By bringing its expertise and capital to bear, Serent helps growing businesses thrive.
Dinan Capital Advisors is a leading middle market investment bank providing merger and acquisition, capital placement, valuation and other financial advisory services to middle market enterprises and institutional investors.