Vacon Overview

  • Founded
  • 1993
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 752
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Financing Rounds
  • 3
  • Investments
  • 1

Vacon General Information


Vacon Oyj along with its subsidiaries is engaged in manufacturing of AC drive used in pumps, fans, elevators, escalators, conveyors, compressors as well as the wind and solar power plants. The company supplies AC drives to all industry segments and to civil engineering which includes machine manufacturing, water treatment, building automation, marine and offshore industry, renewable energy generation, and mining. The company's products include Compact AC drives, Standard AC drives, Premium AC drives, Solar inverters, Wind power converters, and Services.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Electrical Equipment
Other Industries
Industrial Supplies and Parts
Other Business Products and Services
Primary Office
  • Runsorintie 7
  • 65380 Vaasa
  • Finland
+358 020 00000
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Vacon Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Vacon Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Vaasa, Finland
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Vacon Competitors (16)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Schneider Electric Formerly VC-backed Rueil Malmaison, France 000000 00000000000
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00000 Private Equity-Backed Denver, CO 00000 00000 00000000000 00000
0000000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Radford, VA 000 000000&0
00000000 00000000 Private Equity-Backed Ann Arbor, MI 0000 0000 000000000000 0000
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Vacon Executive Team (7)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Vesa Laisi President & Chief Executive Officer
Ann-Louise Brännback Acting Chief Financial Officer & Director, Business Control Product Operations
Pia Aaltonen-Forsell Chief Financial Officer
Mika Penttilä Chief Information Officer
Ari Ristimäki Chief Engineer
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Vacon Board Members (9)

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Vacon 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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Vacon Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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