- The Business
- In Their Own Words
When Sovereign first invested in BIMM the Group had 1,150 students in colleges in Brighton and Bristol. Since then, BIMM has acquired Tech Music Schools (TMS) in London, the UK’s longest established, contemporary music provider and has opened schools in Dublin, Birmingham, Manchester, Berlin and Hamburg.
Today BIMM provides specialist, vocational oriented higher education to over 6,500 students combining their musical skills with the education and training needed to achieve their aspirations. Former students include George Ezra, Tom Odell and 2015 BRITs Critics’ Choice winner James Bay.
- Date: 2010 - present
- Buy & Build: 6 transactions
“We have seen fantastic growth and significant development in the breadth of courses we offer. With Sovereign’s continued support, we are confident that the demand for our unique educational offer will increase further.”
Adam Carswell, Managing Director