Volaris Group Acquires Student Information Systems Company, The Alpha School System PTY LTD, in Australia
July 19, 2016 - TORONTO, ONTARIO
Volaris Group today announced that it has acquired The Alpha School System PTY LTD (“TASS”) of Brisbane, Australia. The company provides mission-critical School Information Systems (“SIS”) to K-12 independent and Catholic schools throughout Australia.
Founded in 1988, TASS’ Web accessible solutions help to connect all key stakeholders – parents, teachers and students – across the school community. Its products manage such critical functions as student administration, financial administration and payroll as well as provides information and learning management tools for teachers and students.
“Volaris’ ability to invest in our company, our people and our products in a meaningful way means we can ultimately serve the K-12 independent school market even better,” said Craig McAlister, Managing Director, TASS. “Volaris has complementary businesses serving the education and library markets, providing us with the opportunity to learn from and share best practices and experiences with these like-minded businesses.”
TASS continues to be led by Craig McAlister, Alan Nowland and the previous Directors together with a strong management team in place and with support from Volaris.
About Volaris Group
Volaris acquires, strengthens and grows vertical market technology companies. As an Operating Group of Constellation Software Inc., Volaris is all about strengthening businesses within the markets they compete and enabling them to grow – whether that growth comes through organic measures such as new initiatives and product development, day-to-day business, or through complementary acquisitions. Learn more at www.volarisgroup.com.