Syngenta

Syngenta Overview

Founded 2000
Founded
Status Acquired/​Merged
Employees 28,000
Employees
Latest Deal Type Sale-Lease back
Financing Rounds 7
Investments 45

Syngenta General Information

Description

Operator of an agribusiness company. The company develops a range of products to optimize crop yields and combat plant diseases and pests, through insecticides, fungicides and herbicides (including bio-based) and plants engineered to withstand environmental stresses.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Zeneca Agrochemicals
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Agricultural Chemicals
Other Industries
Other Agriculture
Biotechnology
Parent Company
China National Chemical
Primary Office
  • P.O. Box
  • 4002 Basel
  • Switzerland
+41 061 000 00 00
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Syngenta Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Syngenta Competitors (8)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing
Amount
Corteva AgroScience Corporate Backed or Acquired Indianapolis, IN 0000 000000000000
00000000 00000000 Corporation Newport Beach, CA 000
00000 Private Equity-Backed Carmel, IN 00 00000 000000000 00000
000000 Corporation Melbourne, Australia 0000 00000 000000000 00000
000000000 Formerly PE-Backed Chicago, IL 00 00000 000000&0

Syngenta Executive Team (63)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
J. Erik Fyrwald Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director and Board Member
Jonathan Parr President Global Crop Protection and EAME, LATAM and APAC
Chen Lichtenstein Ph.D Chief Financial Officer
Carlos Becco Director
Katharina Potthoff Global M&A

26 Former Executives

Syngenta Board Members (23)

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Name Representing Role Since
0000 0. 000000 Syngenta Board Member 000 0000
00000000 00000000000 Syngenta Pension Fund Adviser & Trustee 000 0000
00000 0000 Syngenta Chairman of the Board and Non-executive Director 000 0000
000000 00000 Self Non-Executive Director, Chairman of the Audit Committee & Member of the Nomination Committee 000 0000
000000 0000 Self Board Member 000 0000

9 Former Board Members

Syngenta Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Syngenta Investments & Acquisitions (45)

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Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000 000000 00000 02-Sep-2019 000000000000000000 Business/Productivity Software 000 0000000
000000000 26-Jul-2018 000000000000000000 Distributors/Wholesale 0000000 000000
000000 02-Jul-2018 000000000000000000 Distributors/Wholesale 0. 0000 0000000
000000 & 0000 12-Apr-2018 000000000000000000 Cultivation 000000 00000000-0000000
Strider 05-Mar-2018 Merger/Acquisition Information Services (B2C)

Syngenta Subsidiaries (16)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Farmshots Application Software Durham, NC 2014
000 000000 00000 Business/Productivity Software New York, NY 0000
0000000 Information Services (B2C) Belo Horizonte, Brazil 0000
00000000 00000000 Corporate Venture Capital Singapore, Singapore 0000
00000000 000000000 Corporate Pension Wilmington, DE 0000

Syngenta Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000000 01-Sep-2007 00 000000000000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
00000000 00000 23-Mar-2004 00000 0000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
Tomono Agrica 01-Sep-2001 Merger/Acquisition Completed