Aurorium Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1856

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 1,400


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt

  • Financing Rounds
  • 15

  • Investments
  • 11

Aurorium General Information


Producer of specialty chemicals for the agriculture, nutrition, pharmaceutical, medical, personal care and performance materials markets. The company offers dimethylamino pyridine, citric acid esters, cyano pyridines, picolines, pyridine, specialty pyridine derivatives, reducing agents, reactive diluents, castor oil derived acids, and castor oil hydroxyamide waxes, enabling clients to get desired raw materials for their production unit.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Vertellus, Reilly Industries, Vertellus Specialties, Rutherford Chemicals
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Specialty Chemicals
Other Industries
Multi-line Chemicals
Corporate Office
  • 201 North Illinois Street
  • Suite 1800
  • Indianapolis, IN 46204
  • United States

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Aurorium Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Aurorium Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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1,400 As of 2023
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Aurorium Competitors (23)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Hangsterfer's Laboratories Corporation Mantua, NJ
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation Tokyo, Japan 0000
Pilot Chemical Company Corporation West Chester, OH 000 00000 000000000 00000
Zep (Atlanta) Private Equity-Backed Atlanta, GA 0000 00000 000000000 00000
W. R. Grace & Company Private Equity-Backed Columbia, MD 0000 00000 000000000 00 00000
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Aurorium Patents

Aurorium Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
JP-2016512282-A Polyamide composition with improved impact resistance Active 15-Mar-2013 000000000 0
JP-2015525813-A Olefin-maleic anhydride copolymer composition and method of use thereof Active 06-Jul-2012 000000000 0
GB-201119365-D0 Biocompatible material Inactive 10-Nov-2011
GB-201119366-D0 Method Inactive 10-Nov-2011
GB-201119363-D0 Polymerisable material Inactive 10-Nov-2011
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Aurorium Executive Team (10)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
John Van Hulle Co-Owner, Chief Executive Officer and President
Albert VanDenBergh Chief Financial Officer & Vice President, Information Technology
Michael Boster Chief Information Officer
James Cunningham Manager, Finance & Board Member
Steven Tattum Vice President of Specialty Solutions & Board Member
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Aurorium Board Members (12)

Name Representing Role Since
00000 0000000000 Aurorium Manager, Finance & Board Member 000 0000
000000 000000 Aurorium Vice President of Specialty Solutions & Board Member 000 0000
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Aurorium 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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Aurorium Investors

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Aurorium Investments & Acquisitions (11)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
CENTAURI Technologies 01-Mar-2023 0000000000 Specialty Chemicals 0000 000
Polyscope Polymers 24-Jan-2022 0000000000 Specialty Chemicals 0000 000
Jarchem Innovative Ingredients 16-Dec-2021 0000000000 Specialty Chemicals 0000 000
Chemtrade (Specialty Chemical Businesses) 02-Nov-2021 0000000000 00000 Multi-line Chemicals 0000 000
IM Chemicals 01-Jun-2021 Buyout/LBO Multi-line Chemicals 0000 000
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Aurorium Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Bercen Chemicals Specialty Chemicals Denham Springs, LA 0000
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Aurorium FAQs

  • When was Aurorium founded?

    Aurorium was founded in 1856.

  • Who is the CEO of Aurorium?

    John Van Hulle is the CEO of Aurorium.

  • Where is Aurorium headquartered?

    Aurorium is headquartered in Indianapolis, IN.

  • What is the size of Aurorium?

    Aurorium has 1,400 total employees.

  • What industry is Aurorium in?

    Aurorium’s primary industry is Specialty Chemicals.

  • Is Aurorium a private or public company?

    Aurorium is a Private company.

  • What is Aurorium’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Aurorium is 00000.

  • How much funding has Aurorium raised over time?

    Aurorium has raised $50.6M.

  • Who are Aurorium’s investors?

    Audax Credit BDC, Constitution Capital Partners, and Pritzker Private Capital have invested in Aurorium.

  • Who are Aurorium’s competitors?

    Hangsterfer's Laboratories, Mitsubishi Chemical, Pilot Chemical Company, Zep (Atlanta), and W. R. Grace & Company are some of the 23 competitors of Aurorium.

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