refers to a fictional covert
international organization in the NBC
. Its primary purpose is to identify, monitor and study those individuals with genetically-derived special abilities. The Company played a central role in the plot of Volume Two, during the second season
of the series. It is a very notable organization in the series and is connected to several of the characters.
In season two, Kaito Nakamura
revealed that there were twelve founders of the Company, and a photo of the twelve is later seen (listed below
under "Group photo"); it did not
include Adam Monroe
, an immortal human with the ability of rapid cellular regeneration, who is described as the one who "brought them all together." The Company began sometime between January 1977 and February 14, 1977. Monroe was locked away for thirty years on November 2, 1977, concluding that he only spent about 10 to 11 months with the Company. In the first season of the show, Daniel Linderman heads the Company until his demise. He is substituted in the second season by Bob Bishop
, who is implied to be the Company's financial source. However, when Sylar
kills him in the beginning of Season 3, Angela Petrelli
takes over. Several of the founders have children who are posthumans and who are main characters within the series.
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