Lubrizol Overview

  • Founded
  • 1928
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 8,800
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Financing Rounds
  • 2
  • Investments
  • 37

Lubrizol General Information


Developer and distributor of chemical additives for automotive and industrial lubricants. The company manufactures engine additives including heavy-duty engine oils, passenger car engine oils, marine engine oils, stationary gas engine oils, motorcycle engine oils, power tool engine oils and recreational equipment engine oils, driveline additives such as automatic gear oils, transmission fluids and off-highway applications and industrial additives including hydraulic fluids, industrial gear oils, grease, metalworking fluids, compressor lubricants, turbine and circulating oils and emulsion explosives.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
The Graphite Oil Products Company, The Lubri-Graph Corporation, Lubri-Zol Corporation
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Industrial Chemicals
Other Industries
Multi-line Chemicals
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 29400 Lakeland Boulevard
  • Wickliffe, OH 44092
  • United States
+1 (440) 000-0000
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Lubrizol Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Lubrizol Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Wickliffe, OH
8,800 As of 2020
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Lubrizol Competitors (14)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Afton Chemical Corporation Richmond, VA
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00 00000 Private Equity-Backed Schenectady, NY 0000 000.00 000000000 000.00
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00000000 Corporation Tokyo, Japan 0000
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Lubrizol Executive Team (30)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Eric Schnur President, Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
J. Brian Pitts Corporate Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Sanjay Kalhan Ph.D General Manager & Global Business Director, Personal and Home Care
Rick Tolin Vice President & General Manager, Personal and Home Care Divisions
Deb Langer General Manager
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Lubrizol Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
0000000 00000 Self Board Member 000 0000
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Lubrizol Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Lubrizol Investments & Acquisitions (37)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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0000000 0000000 00 15-Jul-2019 000000000000000000 Surgical Devices
00000000000 000000 18-Mar-2019 000000000000000000 Distributors/Wholesale 000 000000
000 00000 000000 27-Jul-2018 000000000 Personal Products 0000000 0000
Lubrizol India 15-Mar-2017 Secondary Transaction - Private Industrial Chemicals
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Lubrizol Subsidiaries (11)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Avid Product Development Other Commercial Services Loveland, CO 2012
0000000 0000000000 Other Chemicals and Gases Sheffield, United Kingdom 0000
00000000 000000000 Corporate Pension Deer Park, TX 0000
0000000 0000000 00 Surgical Devices Wessling, Germany 0000
00000000 00000000 Drug Delivery Bethlehem, PA 0000
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Lubrizol Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000 00000 000000 27-Jul-2018 000000000 Completed
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00000 (00000000) 01-Aug-2014 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
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Genentech 17-Oct-1979 Early Stage VC 0000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
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