About Us

We are a family owned global investment firm with a focus on information services, education and technology. Our team has completed over 30 investments during the 2002-2013 period and we are continuously expanding our areas of investment expertise across other industries. Currently, the CIG family of companies employs more than 3,000 people in 26 countries.

CIG builds companies for long-term success by reinvesting in the growth and development of existing portfolio companies as well as acquiring new businesses with sustainable growth and profitability. Our long-term investment perspective and commitment of personal time and resources differentiates us from traditional sources of private capital.

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CIG is primarily focused on education, research, and information services companies.

ProQuest is a global leader in information technology solutions for researchers worldwide.

Navtech is the leading international provider of flight operations software for the commercial aviation industry.

Bowker is the world's leading provider of bibliographic information management solutions.

NYT EDUcation provides innovative courses and programs covering a wide range of subjects.

A leading post-graduate institution offering advanced degrees in the field of art business and its markets.

Bach To Rock is a nationwide chain of contemporary music and DJ schools.

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