Alan Wilder
Alan Wilder
Celebrated Name: Alan Charles Wilder
Real Name/Full Name: Alan Wilder
Gender: Male
Age: 65 years old
Birth Date: 1 June 1959
Birth Place: Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom
Nationality: American
Height: 1.74 m
Weight: 75 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Wife/Spouse (Name): Jeri Wilder (m. 1991-1994)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Paris Wilder, Stanley Duke Wilder)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Alan Wilder Gay?: No
Profession: Musician, Composer, Arranger, Record Producer
Salary: $1 million
Net Worth in 2024: $50 Million
Last Updated: June 2024

Alan Wilder, whose full name is Alan Charles Wilder, is a famous musician, composer, and record producer. He is best known to be the ex-member of the band named Depeche Mode. This band was in existence from the year 1982 to the year 1995. After he left the band, he completely devoted himself to his musical project named Recoil. Apart from that, he is also known to be a famous music producer.

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Early Life & Biography

Alan was born in the year 1959. He was born in Hammersmith in London. As per information, Alan was born into a middle-class family. Although he was born in Hammersmith, we have come to know that he was raised in Acton in West London.

From a very young and tender age, his parents had always supported and encouraged him to get interested in music. Therefore, from the age of 8, he started learning piano. Soon he got himself educated at St Clement Danes Grammar School.

After completing his education, Alan decided to work for bands like the Dragons, Real To Real, Wolfgang Marsland, The Hitman, etc.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 1 June 1959, Alan Wilder is 65 years old as of today’s date 16th June 2024. His height is 1.74 m tall, and weight is 75 kg.

Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids

Alan Wilder has always been known to be private regarding his personal life. All we know is that he resides in England. He had been married once to a woman named Hepzibah Sessa, and the ex-couple had two children. As of now, we come to know that he is in a relationship with a journalist, with whom he has another child.


When the band Depeche Mode was looking for someone under the age of 21, Alan decided to lie about his age (he was 22) and successfully received the job. He joined the band in the year 1982. At first, he was given the position of tour keyboardist. But later, he became a full member of the band. As a composer, Alan wrote many songs. Some of them are- Two Minute Warning, If You Want, The Landscape Is Changing.

Apart from playing synthesizers in the band, Alan is also known to play the piano. He has often played the signature ballad of this band named Somebody. He had also played the oboe on the band’s famous anthem called Everything Counts.

When the album named Enjoy The Silence was released, Alan was widely praised for his terrific and impressive performance. This resulted in the album becoming one of the most commercially successful albums in the band’s history.

It was in 1995 when Alan decided to depart from this band. When asked why, he said that due to some dissatisfaction with the internal relations within the band members, he had to leave it.

In 1986, Wilder had established the Recoil- simply as a side project. He had often said that he had created this project simply as an antidote to Depeche Mode, and he had made this to satisfy himself when working with his former band.

Recoil is known to release several notable albums- one of which is Bloodline. This was deemed one of the first single where Wilder took a unique initiative to recruit guest vocalists. Guest vocalists were also recruited for Recoil’s next album named Unsound Methods. Some of the other albums are Liquid, Subhuman, Selected, etc.

Awards & Achievements

Not much information is available regarding the awards received by Alan Wilder. But despite being so, he is known to be widely praised for his talent as a musician and producer. He’s known to make many covers and collaborations with other bands. Other than that, he had created many remixes too.

Net Worth & Salary of Alan Wilder in 2024

Alan Wilder Net Worth
Alan Wilder Net Worth

As of June 2024, Alan has a net worth of approximately $50 million. His net worth increased primarily because of him being a member of his former band named Depeche Mode.

Other than that, he also increased his net worth by successfully making Recoil popular. All of his earlier and recent works, including the covers, collaborations and remixes, led to the increment of his net worth.

Alan Wilder is indeed a talented musician who has dedicated all his life to being a qualified person in music. Some of his most famous acts include The Korgis and Recoil. As of now, he is known to reside in West Sussex, and he was last seen in 2012 as an executive producer.


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