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Fender Musical Instruments

Fender Musical Instruments
1946 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
Debt LATEST DEAL TYPE
12 FINANCING ROUNDS
7 INVESTMENTS
Description

Manufacturer and distributor of guitars, basses, amplifiers and related equipment. The company follows a player-centric approach for crafting high-quality instruments and musical products and have revolutionized the music culture with its products including guitars, basses, acoustics, amps, audio equipment, and related parts and accessories along with lifestyle branded apparel, meeting the needs of musicians worldwide.

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Formerly Known As
Fender Electric Instruments, CBS Musical Instruments
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Recreational Goods
Other Industries
Electronics (B2C)
Movies, Music and Entertainment
Primary Office
  • 17600 North Perimeter Drive
  • Suite 100
  • Scottsdale, AZ 85255
  • United States

+1 (480) 000-0000

Fender Musical Instruments Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Post-Val Valuation/
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Debt Status

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Fender Musical Instruments Competitors (8)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Gibson Brands Private Debt Financed Nashville, TN 000 00000 000000000 00000
00000 00000000000 Formerly PE-Backed Culver City, CA 000 00000 000000&0 00000
0000 0 Corporation Calabasas, CA 000000&0
000000 000000 Private Equity-Backed Westlake Village, CA 00000 00.000 000000000 00
00000 Formerly VC-backed Santa Barbara, CA 0000 00000 00000000 00000
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Fender Musical Instruments Investments & Acquisitions (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000 0000000 08-Jan-2019 0000000000 Specialty Retail 0000 0000
00000 000000 25-Apr-2017 000000000000000000 Entertainment Software 00000 000000
0000000000 01-Jan-2015 000000000000000000 Electronics (B2C)
000000 00000 02-Jun-2008 0000000000 Recreational Goods 0000000 00000000
KMC Music 02-Jan-2008 Buyout/LBO 00000 Recreational Goods
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Fender Musical Instruments Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000 00000 02-Jan-2008 0000000000 00000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
Guild Guitars 29-Dec-1995 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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Fender Musical Instruments Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Aurisonics Electronics (B2C) Nashville, TN 2011
00000 000000 Entertainment Software Dublin, Ireland 0000
000000 000000 Recreational Goods Tacoma, WA 0000
000000 0000000 Specialty Retail Scottsdale, AZ 0000
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Fender Musical Instruments Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Participating Rounds Investor Since Board Seat Contact Info

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Fender Musical Instruments Executive Team (19)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Andrew Mooney Chief Executive Officer
James Broenen Chief Financial Officer & Corporate Treasurer
Steve Sullivan European Chief Financial Officer
Michael Spandau Senior Vice President, Global Information Technology & Chief Information Officer
Mark Van Vleet JD Chief Legal Officer & Vice President, Product Development

8 Former Executives

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Fender Musical Instruments Board Members (7)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
00000 0000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
0000 00000000 00 Self Board Member 000 0000
00000 0000000000 TPG Growth Board Member 000 0000

4 Former Board Members

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