Sovereign Specialty Chemicals - Ownership and Business Overview


Sovereign Specialty Chemicals Ownership

Who owns Sovereign Specialty Chemicals?

Sovereign Specialty Chemicals is owned by Henkel AG KGaA. It was acquired on December 28, 2004.

Was Sovereign Specialty Chemicals formerly PE-backed?

Yes. Sovereign Specialty Chemicals was formerly owned by 5 private investors.

Sovereign Specialty Chemicals Business Overview

Where is Sovereign Specialty Chemicals headquartered?

Sovereign Specialty Chemicals is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

How many employees does Sovereign Specialty Chemicals have?

Sovereign Specialty Chemicals has 895 employees.

What sector is Sovereign Specialty Chemicals in?

Sovereign Specialty Chemicals is a chemicals company.

When was Sovereign Specialty Chemicals founded?

Sovereign Specialty Chemicals was founded in 1995.

Chemicals M&A Summary in 2004

Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, chemicals ranked 17 in number of deals in 2004. The largest chemicals acquisition in 2004 was Celanese - which was acquired by The Blackstone Group for $4.1B.

Join Mergr to view all 57 acquisitions of chemicals companies in 2004, including 22 acquisitions by private equity firms, and 35 by strategics.

Sovereign Specialty Chemicals, Inc.

225 West Washington Street, Suite 1450,
Chicago, Illinois 60606
United States,
(312) 223-7970

Sovereign Specialty Chemicals Corporation was a consolidation of several brands of specialty chemicals. Sovereign was formed to build, through acquisition and internal growth, a worldwide provider of specialty chemical companies.

 Subscribe to unlock this and 202,656
investor and company profiles

Sign-up today to get full access

  • check  Unlimited Searches
  • check  Unlimited Profile Views
  • check  Build and Export Lists of
    • PE Backed Companies
    • Direct Investors & Acquirers
    • Advisors
    • Deals
    • & More

What's Mergr?

We built Mergr to save people the arduous and time-consuming process of tracking when companies are bought, sold, and who currently owns them.

Every day, new opportunities emerge around M&A and we help professionals of all types comb through transactions, investors, and corporate acquirers via an easy-to-use web database that is accessible to anyone.

Try us for 1 week free today!

Mergr, the Easiest-to-Use PE and M&A DB

Key Benefits

  • Stay informed on events in your industry
  • M&A research that takes seconds (not all afternoon)
  • Better understand your customers and prospects
  • Discover active buyers (or sellers)
  • 4.6K Private Equity Firms
  • 194K M&A Transactions
  • 198K Companies Involved in M&A
    (Buyer, Seller, or Target)
  • 3.6K M&A Advisors
    (Investment Banks and Law Firms)
  • 75K M&A Contacts
    (PE and M&A Advisors)

Ready to try?

Join FREE for 1 Week

No obligation. Cancel anytime.