Castanea Partners is a middle market consumer-focused private equity firm founded by operating executives and private equity veterans.

Castanea is focused on investing in dynamic consumer brands, multi-channel retail, and marketing services companies that enable such brands to connect with their customers. The firm also seeks to invest in select business-to-business providers of key information.

We typically invest between $20M to $75M of equity in companies within specifically targeted industry sectors where we have investment and operating expertise.

Our firm draws upon the leadership, advisory and investing experience of its partners and professionals. Castanea participates in traditional management buyouts, sales of private companies, industry consolidation opportunities, growth and acquisition equity, and operationally challenged situations.

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Press Releases

  • Castanea Partners Announces Investment in 4moms

    SEPT 2014 - 4moms evelops and markets branded juvenile products that incorporate robotics in their designs.

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Media Coverage

  • Hair Chain Drybar Finds Niche in Affordable Luxury

    NOV 2013 - Co-Founder Says Repeat Clients Provide the Lift to Sustain Business on $40 Blowouts

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  • Brian Knez and Rob Smith carry on the legacy of cracking the code on consumer behavior

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  • Janet Gurwitch speaks at 2014 Texas ACG Capital Connection

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