Superior Essex Overview

  • Founded
  • 1954

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 3,500

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt Refin.

  • Financing Rounds
  • 5

  • Investments
  • 10

Superior Essex General Information


Manufacturer and supplier of copper and fiber optic communications wire and cable products to telephone companies, distributors, and system integrators in North America, Europe, and China. The company offers copper cable, fiber optic cable, and composite cable that are used in outdoors for voice and data transmission to carry telephone, Internet, video on demand, and various communication services to homes and offices. Its portfolio includes premises wire and cable products that are used within homes and buildings to provide connectivity for telecommunications networks, local area networks, wide area networks, and switching structures. It also provides magnet wire and related products that are used in electrical motors, controls, switches, and other electronic devices with applications in automotives, appliances, pumps, multimedia, lighting, motors, and transformers. It also distributes related accessory products purchased from third parties to original equipment manufacturers and motor/transformer repair facilities. In addition, the company produces enamels that are used for internal consumption in the production of magnet wire and for sale to third parties. It also manufactures continuous-cast copper rod, which is the raw material used in the copper wire and cable industry. It offers copper rods for internal consumption and to third parties for various wire and cable applications.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Superior TeleCom, Superior Cable
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Fiberoptic Equipment
Other Industries
Connectivity Products
Primary Office
  • 5770 Powers Ferry Road North West
  • Suite 400
  • Atlanta, GA 30327
  • United States
+1 (770) 000-0000

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Superior Essex Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Superior Essex Comparisons

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Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Superior Essex Competitors (17)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Belden Corporation Saint Louis, MO 0000 00000000
000000 Corporation Paris, France 00000 00000000000
00000000 00000 Formerly PE-Backed Milan, Italy 00000 00.000 000000000 00.000
000000 0000 Corporation McKinney, TX 0000 00000000000
000000 00000000000 Formerly VC-backed Maynard, MA 000 00000 000000&0 00000
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Superior Essex Patents

Superior Essex Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-11454775-B1 Methods for forming cables with shapeable strength members Active 24-Feb-2021 00000000000 0
US-11373783-B1 Hybrid cables for use with sensitive detectors Active 05-Feb-2021 00000000 0
US-20220223319-A1 Twisted pair communication cables with additional conductive wires Inactive 12-Jan-2021 00000000 0
US-20220223318-A1 Twisted pair communication cables with integrating pulling elements Pending 12-Jan-2021 0000000000 0
US-20220373752-A1 Tight buffered optical fibers that resist shrinkage Inactive 27-Oct-2020 G02B6/4416 0
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Superior Essex Executive Team (14)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Daniel Choi Chief Executive Officer
Yun Kang Chief Financial Officer
Sammy Kim Chief Strategy Officer
Javier Montalvo Senior Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer
Tracye Gilleland Senior Vice President Finance, Corporate Controller and Chief Accounting Officer
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Superior Essex Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Superior Essex Investments & Acquisitions (10)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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00000 0000000 30-Sep-2020 000000000 Electrical Equipment
00000 0000000 14-Mar-2017 00000 0000 Electrical Equipment
00000000 0000 03-May-2011 0000000000 Distributors/Wholesale 00000 000
Essex Italy 06-Jul-2007 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Other Commercial Products 0000000 0
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Superior Essex Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
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