TWOU - 2U, Inc.

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2U, Inc.

7900 Harkins Road
Lanham, MD 20706
United States

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryEducation & Training Services
Full Time Employees2,583

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Christopher J. PaucekCo-Founder, CEO & Director923.79k44.89M1970
Mr. Mark J. ChernisChief Operating Officer473.36k2.62M1967
Mr. James KenigsbergChief Technology Officer580.08k611.35k1977
Mr. Harsha MokkaralaChief Revenue Officer518.53kN/A1980
Mr. Paul S. LalljieChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A1973
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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 USD.


2U, Inc. operates as an education technology company in the United States, Hong Kong, South Africa, and the United Kingdom. It operates in two segments, Graduate Program Segment and Short Course Segment. The Graduate Program Segment targets students seeking a full graduate degree. The Short Course Segment targets working professionals seeking career advancement through skills attainment. The company builds, delivers, and supports online graduate programs and certificates for working adults through its 2U Operating System, a platform that provides front-end and back-end cloud-based SaaS technology and technology-enabled services to university clients. The company was formerly known as 2Tor Inc. and changed its name to 2U, Inc. in October 2012. 2U, Inc. was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Lanham, Maryland.

Corporate Governance

2U, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 10.

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.