Shearman & Sterling advised Trill Impact on the financing of a majority stake in karriere tutor GmbH (karriere tutor), a leading digital training company.
karriere tutor was founded in 2015 and has since become the leading digital provider of supported further education in Germany. With a combination of digital courses, individual online support and intensive career counselling, the company has already helped 15,000 graduates for a successful professional future and supported them in reintegrating into the labour market. Together with founder Oliver Herbig, Trill Impact wants to further expand the digital education offer.
Trill Impact is a Private Equity firm targeting mid-sized companies in Northern Europe with the potential to accelerate value creation while contributing to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Trill Impact aims for a global leadership in Impact Private Equity through its active and proprietary impact investing and ownership approach. In total, Trill Impact manages assets of more than EUR 1 billion in private equity and microfinance strategies. The company has a team of 30 experienced professionals working in the offices in Sweden and Germany.This is Shearman & Sterling’s first transaction for Trill Impact.