Vietnam-US

Vietnam Education

The company was established in 1997 and has grown rapidly to become a dominant player in the value-focused/mid-market English language training segment in Vietnam. It offers high quality English language training at affordable price points. One of its strategic partners is the Oxford University Press.

We are invested in Vietnam-US through Aureos South East Asia Fund II, which is managed by Aureos Capital. For further information on the fund, the fund manager, and the expected impact of the fund’s investment, click here.

Key facts

Status:
Active
Region

Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.

:
Rest of the World
Countries:
Vietnam
Sector

We have seven priority sectors. However, we continue to invest outside these sectors, largely in the most challenging regions, as new investment supporting any sector helps to underpin the private sector, and create jobs and livelihoods for people.

:
Education
Investment type

We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).

:
Intermediated investment
Fund:
Aureos South East Asia Fund II
Fund Manager:
Aureos Capital
Start date

For direct investments, this is the date CDC committed capital to the business or project.

For funds, this is the date that CDC committed capital to the fund.

For underlying fund investments, this is the date that the fund invested capital into the business.e

:
September 2016
Domicile

This is the investee company’s place of incorporation; or a fund’s jurisdiction.

:
Vietnam