Marriott Harrison advises on the sale of Socrates to Unicorn

Tuesday 9 January 2018

MH corporate partner Daniel Jacob and associate Sive Ozer acted for the selling shareholders in Socrates Training on the sale of the company to Unicorn Training Group.  Since it was established in 2003, Socrates has grown from helping legal firms deal with the challenges of money laundering compliance to supporting around 1,000 businesses with specialist governance, risk and compliance training.

Bernard George, Socrates CEO said “This partnership will enhance the way we deliver training to our subscribers. Our technology platform will be enhanced with new features, plus we will be able to provide a wider range of courses drawing on Unicorn’s impressive content portfolio.”

Daniel Jacob said “Bernard and Socrates have led the way when it comes to e-learning for professionals and Unicorn represents an excellent strategic fit with the business. We are delighted for all of the parties”.