TSG to invest in Pabst

TSG Consumer Partners is planning on acquiring a minority stake in LA-based Pabst Brewing Company. TSG will team up with Oasis Beverages on the transaction. No financial terms were disclosed. Ropes & Gray represented TSG on the deal.


Ropes & Gray represented TSG Consumer Partners in its planned minority investment in Pabst Brewing Company announced Sept. 18. TSG, a leading consumer-focused private equity firm, will partner with Russian brewer and distributor Oasis Beverages to acquire Pabst. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The Ropes & Gray team included private equity partner Christopher Comeau, tax partner Lee Allison, benefits partner Renata Ferrari, finance partner Thomas Draper, real estate & environmental partner Peter Alpert, intellectual property transactions partner David McIntosh, antitrust counsel Deidre Johnson, and private equity associates Charles Boer, Sandy Boer and Daniel Cowan.