Essent Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1999

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 2,343


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 2

  • Investments
  • 13

Essent General Information


Supplier of gas, electricity and energy services catering to consumers and businesses. The company operates as a sustainable energy development company offering energy generation, trading and transmitting services using natural gas and residual gases and provides energy products including insulation products and solar panels.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
EDON Group, PNEM/Mega Group, Mega Group, PNEM Mega Group
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Gas Utilities
Electric Utilities
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • Willemsplein 4
  • 5211 AK 's-Hertogenbosch
  • Netherlands
+31 088 000 0000

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Essent Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Essent Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Essent Competitors (2)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Nuon Corporate Backed or Acquired Amsterdam, Netherlands 0000 000000000000
00000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Rotterdam, Netherlands 0000 000000&0
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Essent Executive Team (17)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Resi Becker Chief Executive Officer
Christian Zaum Ph.D Chief Financial Officer
Stephan Segbers Chief Operating Officer
Boudewijn Herder Chief Commercial Officer
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Essent 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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Essent Investments & Acquisitions (13)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000000 19-Nov-2019 0000000000 Electric Utilities
000000000000 08-Jan-2019 0000000000 Other Commercial Services 000000 00
000000000000 08-Jan-2019 0000000000 Alternative Energy Equipment
000000000 01-Jan-2018 0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B)
Klimaatroute 01-Jan-2018 Merger/Acquisition Other Energy Services
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Essent Subsidiaries (7)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Vandebron Electric Utilities Amsterdam, Netherlands 2014
000000000000 0000 Alternative Energy Equipment Lelystad, Netherlands 0000
000000000 00000000 Building Products Amersfoort, Netherlands 0000
000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Utrecht, Netherlands 0000
000000000000 Other Energy Services Amsterdam, Netherlands 0000
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Essent Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000 01-Jan-1983 00000 0000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
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