Rose Capital names IR and fundraising head

Greenwich, Connecticut-based Rose Capital, a cannabis investment firm, has appointed Julia van Tuyll as head of investor relations and fundraising.

Greenwich, Connecticut-based Rose Capital, a cannabis investment firm, has appointed Julia van Tuyll as head of investor relations and fundraising. Prior to joining Rose Capital, van Tuyll worked at Lion Capital where she was director of investor relations.

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GREENWICH, April 8, 2020 – Rose Capital, a Greenwich, Connecticut-based cannabis investment house, today announced that Julia van Tuyll has joined the firm as Head of Investor Relations & Fundraising. Julia brings 20 years of client relations and business development expertise within the private equity industry. In her new role, Julia will lead all fundraising efforts and the development of strategic fundraising initiatives on behalf of Rose Capital and its exclusive cannabis-driven consumer packaged goods platform, BR Brands.

“We are delighted to welcome Julia to the Rose Capital family,” said Andrew Schweibold, Rose Capital CEO. “Julia’s investor relations and business development expertise will immediately bolster our existing investor outreach and information flow, and will undoubtedly enhance the experience for current and prospective partners. Additionally, as the cannabis industry continues to mature and attract more traditional capital managers, Julia’s extensive network and reach will help drive the organization in its continued growth.”

“I am excited about my role at Rose Capital and the opportunity to work in an emerging, dynamic industry,” said van Tuyll. “The Rose Capital ecosystem of assets and operators represents one of the most compelling platforms in the industry, marrying best-in-class assets with pedigreed capital markets expertise, and I look forward to helping the team solidify its institutional brand.”

Prior to joining Rose Capital, Julia spent five years as Director of Investor Relations at Lion Capital, one of the leading global firms dedicated to the consumer sector. Lion Capital and its Principals invested over $9 billion in more than 150 brands across North America and Europe. Before Lion Capital, Julia served as Investor Relations Manager at Vision Capital, a transatlantic private equity firm with AUM of $2 billion, 25 portfolio companies and offices in London and New York. Schweibold and van Tuyll worked together previously during their time at Vision Capital. Julia earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Politics from Newcastle University in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

ABOUT ROSE CAPITAL
Rose Capital is an investment firm focused on providing strategic capital and operating partnerships across the global cannabis sector. The Rose team brings brand-name financial and operational expertise to the nascent legal cannabis market. For prospective operators and investors seeking more information on Rose Capital, please contact us at info@rosecapital.com or visit https://www.rosecapital.com.

ABOUT BR BRANDS
BR Brands, LLC is a consumer packaged goods platform within the global legal cannabis sector, dedicated to partnering with best-in-class brands that share the same vision of integrity, commitment to consistent dosing and product efficacy. BR Brands is actively deploying new capital into the sector and continues to seek out new partnerships by utilizing a ‘buy-and-build’ approach to consolidation. Representing one of the largest geographic footprints of cannabis brands to-date, BR Brands centralizes strategic capital allocation and key executive functions to maximize operational synergies across its house of brands, with the goal of driving outsized returns for all stakeholders. For more information on BR Brands, please contact us at info@brbrands.com or visit www.brbrands.com.