Cognita is a family of more than 70 schools across 8 countries joining forces in an inspiring world of education with one common purpose: building resilient minds and encouraging positive, international perspectives. Underpinning this is ‘The Cognita Way’: energised leadership, personalised learning, people growth, community, innovation and brilliant basics. 

Headquartered in the UK, Cognita provides a uniquely global education, delivering a wide range of internationally renowned curricula, including the International Baccalaureate as well as the national curricula, of Australia, Brazil, Chile, Singapore, Spain, Thailand, the UK, USA and Vietnam. Its international presence provides a platform for continual exchange of ideas and fuels innovation. 

With more than 45,000 students, Cognita generates sales in excess of GBP 500 million.

Barry Callebaut

Barry Callebaut is the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products. The company runs more than 50 production facilities worldwide and employs a diverse and dedicated global workforce of more than 9,000 people. Barry Callebaut generated annual sales of CHF 6.2 billion (EUR 5.6 billion / USD 6.6 billion) in fiscal year 2014/15. 

The company has comprehensive competence in the art of making cocoa and chocolate products – from sourcing and processing cocoa beans to producing finest chocolates, including chocolate fillings, decorations and compounds.

Barry Callebaut is committed to sustainable cocoa production to help ensure future supplies of cocoa and improve farmers’ livelihoods. It supports the Cocoa Horizons Foundation in its goal of shaping a sustainable cocoa and chocolate future.

Jacobs Holding’s stake in Barry Callebaut is 50.1%.


Colosseum Dental Group

Colosseum Dental Group focuses on providing excellent dental care for the benefit of patients, dentists, employees and other stakeholders alike. At present, Colosseum operates clinics in Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Germany, Switzerland, the UK and Italy, pursuing its journey to build a leading pan-European dentistry group. The group is headquartered in Zurich.


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