We've been building brand equity for 27 years.
Since 1989, L Catterton's funds have made over 150 investments in leading consumer brands across all segments of the consumer industry. With over $14 billion of equity capital dedicated to growing middle market companies and emerging high-growth enterprises, we are the largest and most experienced consumer-focused private equity group in the world.
We are currently investing globally from six fund platforms.
L Catterton Flagship BuyoutInvestments in middle market growth companies between $50m and $400m across North America and Europe.
L Catterton North American GrowthInvestments in middle market growth companies between $10m and $50m in North America.
L Catterton Latin AmericaInvestments between $40m and $75m in middle market growth companies in Latin America.
L Catterton EuropeInvestments in middle market growth companies in Western Europe between €25m and €75m. Offices in London, Paris, and Milan.
L Catterton AsiaInvestments in middle market growth companies between $50m and $150m across Asia in local / regional brands and retail / distribution businesses.
L Catterton Real EstateInvest as a co-developer in large scale, mixed-use projects anchored by luxury retail.
Enhancing Operational Excellence
Our deep and dedicated team of strategic and functional experts as well as our embedded resources, provide real skill transfer to drive rapid operational improvements. We improve purchasing and supply-chains, manufacturing efficiencies, business analytics, pricing and margin enhancement, operating costs, and, inventory and working capital optimization. These highly differentiated resources underscores our commitment to be added-value partners.
Developing Strategic Thought PartnershipsOur portfolio companies benefit from our wide network of strategic industry contacts, active lending institutions, consultants, recruiters, and management talent. These sources provide market and product expertise, multinational distribution capabilities, access to new customers, and valuable investment and commercial banking capabilities.
Expanding Human CapitalWe generally invest in companies with strong and proven management teams. Additionally, we may recruit and augment management to support the growth of a company. We utilize our significant industry contacts. In addition, we take an active role in ensuring that the appropriate incentives are in place for the management team.
Fostering Future GrowthWe believe that long-term value can be created through a variety of strategic initiatives, including brand building, new product development, strategic alliances, entry into new channels and marketing, including specific digital capabilities. We partner with each management team to implement clear strategic and operating plans in order to foster future growth.