Poets&Quants, a business education publication, has been acquired by Times Higher Education (THE), a provider of higher education data and producer of the World University Rankings. Terms were not disclosed.
"This isamatch made in heaven," said JohnA. Byrne, CEO and editor in chief of Poets&Quants, "We'll be joininganewsand data-gathering organization that deeply understands the higher education market.:
Poets&Quants was founded by Byrne formerly executive editor of businessweek.com and editor in chief of Fast Company, in 2010.
It provides consolidated B-school rankings, news, features, videos, podcasts, two searchable directories and events.
The acquisition will result in “growth through expanded reach andawider range of custom solutions for Poets&Quants partners,” Byrne adds.
THE delivers news, insights, and thought leadership. It collects data about more than 6,700 institutions from 155 countries,