On December 20, 2018, Palladium Equity Partners, LLC (“Palladium”) acquired Quirch Foods. BB&T Capital Markets served as financial advisor to Palladium.
About the company
Quirch is a leading distributor and exporter of protein and Hispanic food products based in the U.S. Quirch is headquartered in Miami, Florida with operations in the Southeastern U.S. and the Caribbean. Founded in 1967, the Company recently celebrated its 50th year of operations.
Palladium Equity Partners, LLC
Palladium is a middle market private equity firm with approximately $3 billion in assets under management. The firm seeks to acquire and grow companies in partnership with founders and experienced management teams by providing capital, strategic guidance and operational oversight. Since its founding in 1997, Palladium has invested over $2 billion of capital in 33 platform investments and more than 125 add-on acquisitions. The principals of the firm have significant experience in food and consumer, services, industrials, and healthcare, with a special focus on companies they believe will benefit from the growth in the U.S. Hispanic population. Palladium is based in New York City.
Food & Consumer
Our Food & Consumer investment banking expertise spans the across the entire supply chain: producers, manufacturers, distributors, and retailers.
Private Restaurant Chain
Senior Credit Facility
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