World leaders in university design and transformation

  • As Founder and CEO of Laureate Education, Douglas Becker created the world’s largest international higher education network with more than one million students across 200+ campuses in over 25 countries. 
  • Our team brings significant experience in higher education across different models and countries.  
  • Together we have directly led 75 universities, including some of the world’s largest, designed nine new universities, launched 20 medical schools, and served as trusted partners to governments, elite universities, and international NGOs.
  • We are experts in online learning, and have both directly managed fully online universities and transformed campus-based institutions into digital leaders.
  • We are highly global and have a physical presence in 15+ countries.  Most of our team speak multiple languages and have lived and worked in different countries.