SunEdison Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1959

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 7,260


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Bankr. Admin/​Reorg

  • Financing Rounds
  • 22

  • Investments
  • 54

SunEdison General Information


Developer of photo-voltaic energy plants. The company's photo-voltaic energy plants are used to develop, finance, install, own and operate renewable power plants, delivering predictably priced electricity, enabling residential, commercial, government and utility customers to access a cost-effective power supply.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
MEMC Electronic Materials, Memc Electronic Materials Inc
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Alternative Energy Equipment
Corporate Office
  • 13736 Riverport Drive
  • Suite 180
  • Maryland Heights, MO 63043
  • United States

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SunEdison Valuation & Funding

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SunEdison Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Alternative Energy Equipment
Maryland Heights, MO
7,260 As of 2014
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SunEdison Competitors (47)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Bboxx Private Equity-Backed Kigali, Rwanda 0000 00000 00000000000 00000
REC Solar (San Luis Obispo) Private Equity-Backed San Luis Obispo, CA 000 000000000000
Tata Power Solar Systems Corporate Backed or Acquired 000000000000
Trinity Solar Private Equity-Backed Wall, NJ 0000 0000000 0000
Unirac Private Equity-Backed Albuquerque, NM 000 000000000000
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SunEdison Patents

SunEdison Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20180179660-A1 Methods for forming single crystal silicon ingots with improved resistivity control Active 28-Dec-2016 000000000 0
US-20180026151-A1 Texturing ribbons for photovoltaic module production Active 06-Jan-2015 00000000000 0
US-20150287858-A1 Photovoltaic module integrated mounting and electronics systems Inactive 02-Apr-2014 0
US-20150288327-A1 Photovoltaic module integrated mounting and electronics systems Inactive 02-Apr-2014 000000000 0
US-20150123798-A1 Methods and systems for photovoltaic system monitoring Inactive 05-Nov-2013 G08B21/00 0
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SunEdison Executive Team (80)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Richard Katz Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Jeffrey Winnick Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Philip Gund Chief Financial Officer
Ruel Little Director, Gateway Architecture
Robert Hayner Executive
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SunEdison Board Members (14)

Name Representing Role Since
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SunEdison 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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SunEdison Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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SunEdison Investments & Acquisitions (54)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Dominion(15 sites in five states) 19-Jan-2016 000000000 00000 Other Energy Services 00000 000
Fersa Energías Renovables (Indian Wind Farm Operations) 07-Oct-2015 0000000000 000.00 Energy Production 00000 000
UPC Sidrap Bayu Energi 19-Aug-2015 00000 0000 Energy Production
Four Brothers Solar Project in Utah 14-Aug-2015 00000 0000 00000 Energy Production 0000 0000
Solar Choice (2 Gigawatt Bulli Creek Solar Park Project in Queensland, Australia) 05-Aug-2015 Corporate Asset Purchase Other Energy
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SunEdison Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
SunEdison Energy Holding (Netherland) Alternative Energy Equipment Amsterdam, Netherlands 2011
SunEdison Retirement Savings Plan Corporate Pension Saint Louis, MO 0000
Power Technology Internationa Energy Production Thailand
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SunEdison ESG

Peers Analysis

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SunEdison FAQs

  • When was SunEdison founded?

    SunEdison was founded in 1959.

  • Who is the founder of SunEdison?

    Jigar Shah is the founder of SunEdison.

  • Who is the CEO of SunEdison?

    Richard Katz is the CEO of SunEdison.

  • Where is SunEdison headquartered?

    SunEdison is headquartered in Maryland Heights, MO.

  • What is the size of SunEdison?

    SunEdison has 7,260 total employees.

  • What industry is SunEdison in?

    SunEdison’s primary industry is Alternative Energy Equipment.

  • Is SunEdison a private or public company?

    SunEdison is a Private company.

  • What is SunEdison’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for SunEdison is 00000.

  • How much funding has SunEdison raised over time?

    SunEdison has raised $640M.

  • Who are SunEdison’s investors?

    U.S. Department of Energy and EverStream Energy Capital Management have invested in SunEdison.

  • Who are SunEdison’s competitors?

    Bboxx, REC Solar (San Luis Obispo), Tata Power Solar Systems, Trinity Solar, and Unirac are some of the 47 competitors of SunEdison.

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