Iliotec Solar: A Shining Example

The German solar-energy outfit offers one-stop shopping, from planning and professional advice about systems to installation and maintenance

Germans are passionate about being green, whether it's saving energy or reducing pollution. But even engineering graduate Stefan Dobler was stunned by the explosion of demand for the services of his solar-energy installation startup. Iliotec Solar has grown from zero to €54.2 million in revenues ($68.3 million) in eight years and has been profitable since its founding. Last year, sales jumped 43%, and employees nearly doubled to 150.

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.