Virent

Virent develops a bioforming technology that converts plant-based sugars into hydrocarbon products such as gasoline, diesel, jet fuel and chemicals. Read more

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Virent

Virent develops a bioforming technology that converts plant-based sugars into hydrocarbon products such as gasoline, diesel, jet fuel and chemicals. Read more

David Kettner's photo - President of Virent

President

David Kettner

CEO Approval Rating

86/100

Founded:

2002

Status:

PrivateSubsidiary of Andeavor

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Sector

Renewable Energy

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Renmatix is Virent's biggest rival. Renmatix was founded in King Of Prussia, Pennsylvania} in 2003. Renmatix operates in the Renewable Energy Equipment & Services industry. Compared to Virent, Renmatix generates $4.2M more revenue.

Verdezyne is Virent's #2 rival. Verdezyne's headquarters is in Carlsbad, California, and was founded in 2005. Verdezyne competes in the Specialty Chemicals field. Verdezyne generates 46% of Virent's revenue.

Edeniq is Virent's #3 competitor. Edeniq was founded in 2008 in Visalia, California. Edeniq operates in the Renewable Energy Equipment & Services industry. Edeniq generates $9.2M more revenue than Virent.

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Virent Acquisitions

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Virent Funding History

Since Virent was founded in 2002, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Virent has raised $74.9M. Virent's last funding round was on Jun 2010 for a total of $46.4M

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Jun 2010
$46.4M
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Equity
Sep 2007
$21M
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Jun 2006
$7.5M
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Since Virent was founded in 2002, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Virent has raised $74.9M. Virent's last funding round was on Jun 2010 for a total of $46.4M

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Virent News

October 1, 2020Food Business Africa

Cargill partners with Virent to explore use of corn in production of biofuels

USA - Cargill has partnered with bio-energy company Virent to explore the use of biobased...... See more »
March 8, 2019Textile World

BP Partners With Virent And Johnson Matthey On Virent's Bioforming® Process For Production Of Bio-Paraxylene

LONDON - March 4, 2019 - BP, Virent Inc. and Johnson Matthey (JM) have signed an agreement that will ... See more »
March 6, 2019Cambridge Network

BP partners with Virent and Johnson Matthey on Virent's Bioforming® process

BP, Virent Inc. and Johnson Matthey (JM) have signed an agreement that will further advance the comme... See more »
June 4, 2017Madison

Virent moves biofuels closer to market as new CEO takes over

Stacey Orlandi took over as CEO of the Madison plant-based fuels company in April, succeeding Lee Edw... See more »
April 19, 2017Biofuels Digest

a new CEO, and revving towards commercialization

From Wisconsin we have the titanic news from Virent the appointment of one of Shell New Energies guru... See more »
February 1, 2017Biofuels Digest

The Digest's 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Multistage Hydrothermal Liquefaction

If you've been following our coverage of Shell and Virent, you'll know that there's a broad-based eff... See more »
September 14, 2016BioFuels Journal

Virent Establishes Strategic Consortium to Commercialize BioForming Technology For Low Carbon Fuels

Madison, WI - September 15, 2016 - Virent today announced that it has established a strategic Consort... See more »

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Virent Headquarters

3571 Anderson St

Madison, Wisconsin53704

608-663-0228

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Virent Summary

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Overview

Virent develops a bioforming technology that converts plant-based sugars into hydrocarbon products such as gasoline, diesel, jet fuel and chemicals. Virent was founded in 2002. Virent's headquarters is located in Madison, Wisconsin, USA 53704. It has ...

CEO

Virent's President, David Kettner, currently has an approval rating of 86%. Virent's primary competitors are Renmatix, Verdezyne & Edeniq.

Website

virent.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Virent

  1. When was Virent founded?

    Virent was founded in 2002
  2. Who is Virent's CEO?

    Virent's CEO is David Kettner
  3. How much revenue does Virent generate?

    Virent generates $10.8M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Virent have?

    Virent has historically raised $74.9M in funding
  1. Where is Virent's headquarters?

    Virent's headquarters is in Madison Wisconsin, USA
  2. How many employees does Virent have?

    Virent has 120 employees
  3. What sector does Virent operate in?

    Virent is in Renewable Energy
  4. Who are Virent's competitors?

    Virent's top competitors are Renmatix, Verdezyne, Edeniq