List of companies founded by University of Pennsylvania alumni

This is a list of companies founded by University of Pennsylvania alumni, including attendees who enrolled in degree-programs at University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) but did not eventually graduate.wikipedia
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University of Pennsylvania

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This is a list of companies founded by University of Pennsylvania alumni, including attendees who enrolled in degree-programs at University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) but did not eventually graduate.

Company

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This list is not exhaustive, as it only includes notable companies of which the founding and development history is well recorded by reliable sources.

Subsidiary

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In particular, subsidiaries are listed with their owners in parentheses.

PitchBook Data

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According to PitchBook, from 2006 to 2017, UPenn produced 788 company founders as alumni or current students, creating 712 companies, fifth most among all universities in the world.

Corporate spin-off

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However, founders of a company which later dissolved into several successor companies are not counted as founders of those successor companies; this same rule applies to spin-off companies.

Bankruptcy

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Finally, a defunct company is a company that had stopped functioning completely (e.g., bankrupt) without dissolving, merging or being acquired.

Mergers and acquisitions

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Finally, a defunct company is a company that had stopped functioning completely (e.g., bankrupt) without dissolving, merging or being acquired. In this list, founders of a company which merged with other companies to form a new company are counted as founders of the new company.

Fortune Global 500

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This list shows companies in Fortune Global 500 founded or co-founded by UPenn alumni.

United States

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This list shows companies in Fortune 1000 (only for companies within the U.S.) founded or co-founded by UPenn alumni.

Health care

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Comcast

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Sysco

Morgan Stanley

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Fortune 1000

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This list shows companies in Fortune 1000 (only for companies within the U.S.) founded or co-founded by UPenn alumni.