Operam Education Group operates in the education recruitment sector. Founded in 2017 by resourcing specialists Eddie Austin and Andrew Frome, Operam completed its first acquisition in the same year, buying Provide Education, an education recruitment agency operating across three branches with its head office in Barnsley, South Yorkshire.
In 2019, with funding from BGF and HSBC, the group acquired Teachers UK and The Education Specialists.
Business funding insights
An independent optician with the vision to grow
Royston Bayfield, Bayfields Opticians, and Chris Boyes, an investor in BGF’s Yorkshire team, talks about the ins and outs of seeking and securing growth funding.
What is venture capital and when is it right for your business?
We look at the rise of venture capital in the UK, the types of businesses receiving support, and the pros and cons of this method of funding a business.