While our reach extends from producer to plate, our investment focus is on the “hidden middle” of the supply chain.
Investing in the "hidden middle" to make the
food & ag supply chain stronger and more resilient.
How do we define the “hidden middle?”
Specialty Food & Agriculture
- Specialty ingredients
- Nutritional products
- Additives & flavorings
- Clean label
- Contract, private label & branded
- Food processing, service & packaging equipment
- Alternative processing
- Claims substantiation
- Food safety
- Food waste
- Nutrition labeling
- Product development
- Regulatory consulting
- Supply chain services
- Specialty lab
- IT & tech services
Our investment profile
EBITDA between $1 to $20 million
Long-term minority ownership, majority interest, or buyout
Founder/family-owned growth equity, recapitalizations,
We look for business with:
A Unique, Technical Capability
We look for a proprietary process, product, or competency which if properly positioned could create a market leader.
A Growth Constraint
We identify growth constraints and assess how we might help address them to optimize long-term value.
We look to assess, develop, and maximize a company’s digital capabilities to grow long-term value.