Thinking of buying or selling your school or any other educational establishment? Lekkside is a dependable broker offering a service that is personal, professional and confidential.


If you are thinking of buying a school, please contact our experienced firm. We would be pleased to provide you sound advice in connection with the process, advantages, pitfalls, financing, and market for buying a school. We can provide consulting services in connection with presenting your background and defining your acquisition objectives and financial requirements to school sellers. Due to the confidential nature with buying and selling educational institutions, all buyers must contact Lekkside first before we share additional information about schools and colleges that we consult with.

Lekkside is an international merger and acquisition consulting and advisory firm focused exclusively on investments in the private education sector. We are one of the most active consulting firms in the field and have significant experience in education. We are a value-added advisory that leverages our deep operating expertise and knowledge of education businesses to drive enhanced value for our clients. We work with school and business owners and buyers from across the globe regarding the sale of their educational institution – be a school, language school, education-related business, and/or career college. We work with an extensive list of qualified buyers seeking to purchase businesses in variety of markets and school types. These include corporate buyers seeking platforms or add-on acquisitions, high net-worth individuals, private equity firms, and/or other qualified parties interested in acquiring private schools. Additionally, in a select few occasions, Lekkside also represents buyers with their search and purchase of a private school.

Our firm specializes in private school development services in areas such as:
Mergers, acquisitions, and sale of established private schools (Preschool, K-12, Language Schools, Career Colleges, education-related businesses); School start-ups; and Management and operations.


If you wish to sell your school, you are not alone. Whether you own an independent preparatory school, a special school, a business school , Colleges and University. We can help YOU. We have a database of fully registered buyers who have signed our confidentiality agreement and are waiting to buy a school just like yours.

Our team has a proven track record assisting school owners to find qualified buyers and supporting them with the sale of their school with regards to:

QUALIFIED BUYERS:We find the most suitable buyer(s) for business owners through our extensive and qualified list of buyers.

TURN-KEY SERVICES: We take the lead regarding the sale of the school -- from valuation to closing the deal.

MAXIMUM VALUE: Our industry leading knowledge provides school owners with the highest selling price and best terms possible.

CONFIDENTIAL: Our approach is handled with the strictest of confidentiality and maximum intrusion in the school’s operation.

We work with a wide-range of schools internationally – be it non profit or for profit. We have a constant flow of potential buyers due to our extensive networking in the education-sector and word-of-mouth reputation. To ensure that our list of buyers are active, we regularly contact them to update information about their requirements and profile.

Our relationship with our clients is conducted with complete confidentiality, commitment, and high ethical standards. The confidentiality that Lekkside provides means that the value of the school can be tested against a range of offers. We understand the sensitive nature of this matter and assure you that we will hold in confidence our conversations and any information we receive from you.


So that we can better assist your needs regarding your interest in buying or selling a K-12 private school, post secondary institution, college, language school, or any educational business, please complete the form below and we will make arrangements to contact you confidentially.

Do not hesitate to contact Lekkside if you would like to find out more about our services. You can set this up by sending an email to or or calling directly at +234-810-041-3344.

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