Tech Company M&A Transactions

Sentient Energy Acquisition

Sentient Energy was bought by Koch Engineered Solutions. The deal was announced on 4/3/2020. What Koch Engineered Solutions paid for Sentient Energy was not announced.

Transaction Overview

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The addition of Sentient Energy to KES is a natural step in our vision to become a preferred partner in delivering superior value by developing, integrating, and applying innovative technical and service solutions for industrial, and now electric utility, value chains. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Enterprise IT
Mailing Address
880 Mitten Rd. 105
Burlingame, CA 94010
Email Address
Backed by the Smart Grid's dominant investors and partnering with the industry's leaders, Sentient Energy provides electric utilities with the most advanced, yet cost-effective and mass-deployable distribution automation monitoring systems.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
James Keener
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Chief Technical Officer
Konda Ankireddyapalli
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VP - Engineering
Mark Sloan
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VP - Operations
George Asmus
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VP - Product Management
Michael Bauer
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VP - Product Management
James Tracey
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VP - Sales
Venkat Bahl
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