Tyton Partners acted as exclusive financial advisor to TakeLessons in its sale to Microsoft.
TakeLessons is the online learning marketplace that has been connecting students with experienced, vetted instructors since 2006. TakeLessons’ bespoke suite of websites and applications provides solutions for students of all ages to find instructors for individuals and group classes in topics including languages, music, dance, computer skills, math, cooking and photography. The San Diego company offers free classes on TakeLessons TV and partners with independent schools to provide music and language classes. Each year, TakeLessons empowers more than 20 million people to connect, learn, grow and live more meaningful lives.
Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT” @microsoft) enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge. We believe technology can and should be a force for good and that meaningful innovation can and will contribute to a brighter world in big and small ways. Our mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more.
has been acquired by
Transaction Type: Sell Side M&A
Transaction Date: September 2021