Silicor Materials

Silicor Materials Inc. is the new name for Calisolar Inc., effective February 1, 2012. Silicor Materials is a manufacturer of solar and aluminum products, including the leading high-quality, low-cost solar silicon. The company has silicon purification operations at the company's wholly owned subsidiary, Silicor Materials Canada Inc., located in Ontario, Canada; and a state-of-the-art research and development center in Berlin, Germany. Its investors include Advanced Technology Ventures, Globespan Capital Partners, Good Energies, Hudson Clean Energy Partners, and Ventures West.
Company Growth (employees)
San Jose, US
Size (employees)
65 (est)
Silicor Materials was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in San Jose, US

Key People at Silicor Materials

Clemens Hofbauer

Clemens Hofbauer

Terry Jester

Terry Jester

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
John R. Beaver

John R. Beaver

Alain Turenne

Alain Turenne

Michael C. Russo

Michael C. Russo

VP, Sales, Marketing & Business Development

Silicor Materials Office Locations

Silicor Materials has offices in San Jose, Vaughan and Berlin
San Jose, US (HQ)
P.O. Box 610220
Berlin, DE
11 Magnusstraße
Vaughan, CA
1 Royal Gate Blvd

Silicor Materials Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$331 m

Latest funding size

$105 m

Time since last funding

almost 2 years


Silicor Materials's latest funding round in September 2015 was reported to be $105 m. In total, Silicor Materials has raised $331 m

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Silicor Materials Online and Social Media Presence

Silicor Materials News and Updates

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