Founded in 1986 by Lester Pollack, Centre Partners operates offices in New York and Los Angeles is a leading private equity firm with a middle market focus that seeks to make acquisitions and equity investments alongside management teams who have or desire a meaningful economic stake in the future success of their businesses.
Centre Partners has invested over $3 billion in more than 90 transactions, partnering with management teams across a broad spectrum of industries. Centre Partners provides those teams with access to its unique resources, which include an extended network of experienced and proven operating executives.
Below is a list of current and past portfolio investments in the seafood industry:
On Friday, Nov. 5, 2010, Lion Capital LLP (“Lion”) is pleased to announce that an agreement has been reached whereby funds advised by Lion Capital will acquire the operating companies of Bumble Bee Foods (“Bumble Bee”), a portfolio company of Centre Partners Management LLC (“Centre Partners”).
Aquamar and LM Foods partner to create 'surimi platform' United States
Aquamar, Inc. and LM Foods, LLC have partnered to create a new platform in the surimi seafood market, producing and selling crab flavoured seafood to foodservice, food manufacturing, and retail channels primarily in North America.
Marine protected area creation worries the fishing sector Argentina
The plan promoted by the Ministry of Environment to create new marine protected areas in Argentine waters, where fishing activities are prohibited, has generated strong concerns in the fisheries sector, which is also shared by the Federal Fisheries Council.