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EF Education First

EF Education First provides language learning, educational travel, cultural exchange and other academic-related programs. Read more

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President

Peter Burman

CEO Approval Rating

51/100

Founded:

1965

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Pearson is seen as one of EF Education First's top competitors. Pearson was founded in London, England} in 1844. Pearson is in the Publishing industry. Compared to EF Education First, Pearson generates $1.4B less revenue.

Rosetta Stone is EF Education First's #2 competitor. Rosetta Stone was founded in 1992, and its headquarters is in Arlington, Virginia. Rosetta Stone is in the E-Learning field. Rosetta Stone has 50,853 fewer employees than EF Education First.

Berlitz Languages, Inc. is EF Education First's #3 rival. Berlitz Languages, Inc. is headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey, and was founded in 1878. Berlitz Languages, Inc. operates in the Schools industry. Berlitz Languages, Inc. generates 7.40% the revenue of EF Education First.

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EF Education First News

July 28, 2020CompanyNews HQ

EF ANNOUNCES MAJOR INVESTMENT FROM PERMIRA FOR ACCELERATED EXPANSION OF EF KIDS & TEENS ONLINE LEARNING AND SCHOOL NETWORK IN CHINA | Permira

Shanghai, China 28 July 2020 - Global investment firm Permira and EF Education First ("EF") today ann... See more »
April 3, 2020DealStreetAsia

EF Education First pauses $2b sale of China unit

While suitors have stopped active deal negotiations for now, the process could be revived when concer... See more »
March 23, 2020Orange County Business Journal

Trinity Broadcasting Site Sells for $25.5M

EF Education First has closed on the former Trinity Broadcasting site in Costa Mesa that will ultimat... See more »
February 17, 2020SGB Online

Incrediwear Partners With EF Pro Cycling Team

Incrediwear, a manufacturer of wearable anti-inflammatory accessories, announced its first partnershi... See more »
February 17, 2020DealStreetAsia

Education First in exclusive talks to sell China business to Permira

A potential deal would value the Chinese business at $1.6 billion.The post Education First in exclusi... See more »
February 17, 2020MarketScreener

Education First in exclusive talks to sell China business to Permira - sources

(marketscreener.com) Swiss language tutor Education First has entered exclusive talks with global pri... See more »
January 29, 2020Bizbahrain

EF Education First become first official exclusive supplier of Beijing 2022

EF Education First has become the first official exclusive supplier of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympi... See more »

EF Education First Blogs

July 14, 2017Ef Argentina - Estudios En El Extranjero Blog

¿Y ahora qué? 5 cosas para hacer después de tus exámenes

Aprobaste todos tus exámenes, recibiste tu diploma de la secundaria o terminaste el año univer... See more »
July 10, 2017Ef Education First Blog

10個訂購最便宜機票和酒店的貼士和技巧!

如果調查哪個地方的人最喜歡去旅行,香港人一定名列前茅。一年去幾次台灣、韓國、日本,心思思計劃歐洲、美加、澳紐,已經成為香港人的常態。但是,鍾意去旅行並不代表識得買平機票和訂平酒店。如果您時常懊惱搶不到特... See more »
July 7, 2017Ef Education First Blog

5個不再懼怕期末考試的小貼示

只差一步就能享受你的悠長暑假了,放暑假之前唯一剩下的是一個又一個期末考試。即使你已把全年時間都花在功課和小組匯報上,但期末考往往是最重要的,它將決定你的夏日究竟會花在夏威夷海灘,對著天空曬日光浴上還是困... See more »
June 30, 2017Ef Education First Blog

國外至HIT旅遊APPS

又到旅遊旺季,想去國外玩你會攜帶什麼呢? 照我估計,你一定不會遺漏你的手機(或iPad)吧!Apps是手機的靈魂所在,但市面上apps種類繁多,要選出在旅途上真正能派上用場的絕不容易。以下是我們精選的最... See more »
June 26, 2017Ef Education First Blog

成百個海灘,點去得哂!悉尼Infographic 一眼睇哂!

海灘、全部都係海灘。 悉尼附近又點止Bondi Beach咁簡單!悉尼擁有超過100個海灘、世界各地文化,食好嘢、Shopping應有盡有。我哋為你搵到「丁點兒」資料,幫助你了解呢個城市,Enjoy m... See more »
June 22, 2017Ef Argentina - Estudios En El Extranjero Blog

10 razones para amar Canadá (y visitarla este año)

Todos adoran Canadá. Quizás es su increíble naturaleza o sus simpáticas ciudad... See more »
June 21, 2017Ef Argentina - Estudios En El Extranjero Blog

Las 11 Mejores Ciudades para Viajar Después de Graduarte

¡Felicitaciones, todas esas noches de estudio y escribir ensayos se terminaron! Con la graduaci&oac... See more »

EF Education First Press Releases

August 21, 2019ASIA TODAY

Beijing 2022 Signs EF Education First as Official Language Training Services Exclusive Supplier

Aug 21, 2019Picture: ZURICH, Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On August 20, 2019, EF Education First (EF... See more »
December 10, 2018PR Newswire

EF Education First commits to wildlife-friendly travel

BOSTON, Dec. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- International animal welfare organization World Animal Protecti... See more »
December 10, 2018streetinsider

EF Education First commits to wildlife-friendly travel

International animal welfare organization World Animal Protection announced today that EF Education F... See more »
November 8, 2018Thailand Press Release News

Thailand is falling further behind in English language skills

EF Education First has released its annual global ranking of English proficiency today, drawing on da... See more »
October 31, 2018Thailand Press Release News

Sweden Returns to Top Spot in World Ranking of English Proficiency Reveals EFs Annual Proficiency Index

EF Education First released its annual global ranking of English proficiency today, drawing on data f... See more »
November 8, 2017Thailand Press Release News

EF#s Global Ranking of English Skills Shows Netherlands Still on Top

The Netherlands still has the world#s best non-native English speakers, according to the EF English P... See more »
November 8, 2017PR Newswire

Better English Across the World Is Good News for Britain

LONDON, November 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As Britain heads for Brexit, English, the language of busine... See more »

EF Education First Videos

January 14, 2021EF Education First Youtube Channel

"Bu yl yurtdnda bir dil renin" on YOUTUBE

January 14, 2021EF Education First Youtube Channel

"Tento rok tudujte jazyk v zahrani" on YOUTUBE

January 13, 2021EF Education First Youtube Channel

"Maak dit jaar een taalreis" on YOUTUBE

October 30, 2020EF Education First Youtube Channel

"Dcouvrez les tmoignages de nos tudiants - EF France" on YOUTUBE

August 13, 2020EF Education First Youtube Channel

"Ocane from France, 20 years old" on YOUTUBE

August 6, 2020EF Education First Youtube Channel

"Quentin from France, 23 years old" on YOUTUBE

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EF Education First Headquarters

Haldenstrasse 4

Luzern, Lucerne6006

041-417-46-77

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EF Education First Summary

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Overview

EF Education First, Ltd. provides language learning, educational travel, cultural exchange and academic programs. It was founded by entrepreneur Bertil Hult in 1965 and headquartered in Lucerne, Switzerland. Together with its subsidiaries, it operates...

CEO

EF Education First's President, Peter Burman, currently has an approval rating of 51%. EF Education First's primary competitors are Pearson, Rosetta Stone & Berlitz Languages, Inc..

Website

ef.com

Frequently Asked Questions about EF Education First

  1. When was EF Education First founded?

    EF Education First was founded in 1965
  2. Who is EF Education First's CEO?

    EF Education First's CEO is Peter Burman
  3. How much revenue does EF Education First generate?

    EF Education First generates $6B in revenue
  4. How much funding does EF Education First have?

    EF Education First has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is EF Education First's headquarters?

    EF Education First's headquarters is in Luzern Lucerne, CH
  2. How many employees does EF Education First have?

    EF Education First has 52,000 employees
  3. What sector does EF Education First operate in?

    EF Education First is in Correspondence Teaching
  4. Who are EF Education First's competitors?

    EF Education First's top competitors are Pearson, Rosetta Stone, Berlitz Languages, Inc.