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Catterton Partners has over $4.0 billion of equity capital under active management, making Catterton one of the largest private equity firms in the United States focused on the consumer industry. Our investment professionals bring complementary strategic and operating experience to our portfolio companies and support management teams in accelerating the value creation process after investment. Collectively, the investment professionals at Catterton have over 300 years of relevant industry, investment, and operating experience. Our portfolio companies also benefit from our wide network of strategic industry contacts, active lending institutions, consultants, recruiters, and management teams. These sources provide market and product expertise, multinational distribution capabilities, access to new customers, and valuable investment and commercial banking capabilities to those companies where Catterton is a partner. Throughout our history, we have helped our portfolio companies to rapidly and successfully achieve their business goals and objectives, and to become leaders in their respective industry segments. We are actively seeking investments in our targeted verticals in companies that can become the market leaders of tomorrow.

What makes us unique

  • Focusing exclusively on the middle market consumer sector
  • Targeting companies that meet specific investment criteria
  • Partnering with management to build value
  • Capitalizing on our experience, relevant knowledge, and proprietary network

We provide capital to companies to support acquisitions, management buyouts, recapitalizations, and turnarounds, as well as investment capital to support a company’s continued growth and development. We consider investments across a number of targeted industry "verticals" within the consumer industry: Retail and Restaurants, Food and Beverage, Consumer Products, and Consumer Services.

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