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Kroton Educacional S.A. (KROT3.SA)

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Kroton Educacional S.A.

Rua Santa Madalena Sofia
25 - Vila Paris
Belo Horizonte, MG 30380-650
55 31 2126 0700

IndustryEducation & Training Services
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

Mr. Rodrigo Calvo GalindoChief Exec. Officer & Member of Board of Exec. OfficersN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Frederico Brito e AbreuChief Financial Officer & Member of Board of Exec. OfficersN/AN/A38
Mr. Carlos Alberto Bolina LazarInvestor Relations Officer & Member of Board of Exec. OfficersN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Leonardo Augusto Leao LaraLegal Officer & Member of Board of Exec. OfficersN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Roberto Valério NetoUndergrad DL & Centers Officer & Member of Board of Exec. OfficersN/AN/A41
Amounts are as of and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in BRL.


Kroton Educacional S.A. operates as a private educational organization in Brazil and internationally. It operates through three segments: In-Class Higher Education, Distance Learning Higher Education, and Basic Education. The company offers in-class and distance-learning higher education, and post-graduate courses; manages child, K-12, and high-school teaching activities; sells textbooks and learning aids; and licenses teaching and pedagogic products. It provides technical and preparatory courses for civil service examinations and Brazilian Bar Association; advises on and/or offers the direct and indirect financing for students; and develops software for adaptive teaching and academic management optimization. In addition, the company offers primary, secondary, and postsecondary education services with on-campus and distance learning undergraduate programs, as well as graduate, master’s and doctoral programs. Further, it provides vocational programs under the National Program to Promote Access to Vocational Education and Jobs (Pronatec); preparatory courses under the brand LFG; unregulated programs; and language courses. Additionally, the company provides education projects in public institutions. Kroton Educacional S.A. operates 114 higher education units in 16 Brazilian states and 76 cities; 910 distance-learning graduation centers in various Brazilian states and in the Federal District; 672 associated schools in various Brazilian states; 113 campuses located in various Brazilian regions; and approximately 600 partner schools internationally. The company was formerly known as OPPORTUNITY OFFICEPAR PARTICIPAÇÕES S.A. and changed its name to Kroton Educacional S.A. in May 2007. Kroton Educacional S.A. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

Corporate Governance

Kroton Educacional S.A.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 1, 2017 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 9.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.