Strand Equity Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Growth Capital Firm Profile

In the last 3 years, Strand Equity has acquired 1 company. It has also invested in 10 others.

Strand Equity’s most common sectors for investment arefood (31%) and beverages (18%) . The Firm’s most common investment types include growth capital (61%) and venture (22%). In total, Strand Equity has invested in 8 US states and 4 different countries.

In the last 3 years, Strand Equity has exited 4 companies. The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (84%). Strand Equity’s largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2016 when it sold Bai Brands for $1.7B.

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity29
    • M&A Buy Activity23
    • M&A Sell Activity6
  • Total Sectors Invested 9
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 14

Strand Equity

1888 Century Park East Suite 1440,
Los Angeles, California 90067
United States
(310) 507-7025
www.strandequity.com
info@strandequity.com

Strand Equity Partners is a growth equity firm investing in companies from the consumer industry. Prospective transaction types include management buyouts and growth financings. Strand Equity Partners was formed in 2012 and is based in Los Angeles, California.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Apparel/Textiles, Beverages, Consumer Products, Consumer Services, Food, Healthcare Services, Internet Software and Services, Restaurants, Retail

Target Transaction Types: Growth Capital, Venture

Geographic Preferences: East US, Midwest US, South US, West US

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue - -
Target EBITDA - -
Investment Size - -
Enterprise Value - -

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (2.8/yr) # 9 3 5 5 - 1 23
Sell (0.8/yr) # 2 - - 1 1 2 6
vol $1.7B $410M $2.1B
  29

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Sweaty Betty Ltd. 2021-08-03 410M USD Add-on Acquisition
London, United Kingdom · www.sweatybetty.com
One Homecare Solutions 2021-06-14 - Add-on Acquisition
Miramar, Florida · www.onehome.health
Studio McGee, Inc. 2021-03-16 - Growth Capital
Lehi, Utah · www.studio-mcgee.com
Dos Toros 2020-01-23 - Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.dostoros.com
popchips, Inc. 2019-10-09 - Add-on Acquisition
San Francisco, California · www.popchips.com
Modern Acupuncture 2019-10-03 - Growth Capital
Scottsdale, Arizona · www.modernacupuncture.com
Buddy Nutrition, Inc. 2019-07-09 - Venture
Santa Monica, California · www.buddynutrition.com
The Real Good Food Co. LLC 2019-03-13 - Growth Capital
Glendale, California · www.realgoodfoods.com
RightRice 2019-03-04 - Growth Capital
San Francisco, California · www.rightrice.com
Olipop, Inc. 2019-02-27 - Venture
Oakland, California · www.drinkolipop.com
View All >>

Portfolio M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Duckhorn Wine Co., Inc. 2016-08-29 KB Wines LLC 2018-07-17 1
St. Helena, California · www.duckhorn.com Sebastopol, California · www.kostabrowne.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Food 6 (33%) - 7 (30%) -
Beverages 3 (17%) - 4 (17%) -
Consumer Products 4 (22%) - 4 (17%) -
Apparel/Textiles - - 2 (9%) -
Healthcare Services 1 (6%) - 2 (9%) -
Business Services 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
Internet Software and Services 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
Restaurants 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
Retail 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
Total 18 - 23 -

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
United States 16 (89%) - 20 (87%) -
  California 8 (44%) - 9 (39%) -
  New York 5 (28%) - 5 (22%) -
  Utah 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
  Michigan 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
  Arizona 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
  Rhode Island - - 1 (4%) -
  New Jersey - - 1 (4%) -
  Florida - - 1 (4%) -
Germany 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
Sweden 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
United Kingdom - - 1 (4%) -
Total 18 - 23 -

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Growth Capital 12 (67%) - 14 (61%) -
Venture 5 (28%) - 5 (22%) -
Secondary Buyout 1 (6%) - 2 (9%) -
Recapitalization - - 1 (4%) -
Stake Purchase - - 1 (4%) -
Total 18 - 23 -

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Trade Sale 3 (50%) 1.7B (81%)
Trade Sale - Public Company 2 (33%) 410M (19%)
Stake Sale 1 (17%) -
Total 6 $2.1B

Deal Values

sell # Total
> $1B 1 $1.7B
$100M to $1B 1 $410M
TOTAL $2.1B
Largest Bai Brands LLC
$1.7B (2016-11-22)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
9%
2 (9%)
Exited to
Investor(s)
17%
1 (17%)
Strategic(s)
83%
5 (83%)

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