Boston-based Yellow Wood Partners, a private equity firm focused on consumer brands and companies, has hired Robert Straub as an associate. Previously, Straub was an investment banking analyst in William Blair’s consumer and retail group.
BOSTON, October 31, 2018 – Yellow Wood Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm focused on investing in consumer brands and companies, today announced that it has hired Robert Staub as Associate.
Prior to joining Yellow Wood, Robert was an investment banking analyst in William Blair’s Consumer & Retail group, working in both their Chicago headquarters and London offices, and advised clients across a variety of transactions. He graduated Cum Laude with a BS in Finance from Iowa State University.
About Yellow Wood Partners
Yellow Wood Partners is a Boston-based private investment firm that invests exclusively in the consumer industry in the middle market. The firm seeks to acquire branded consumer products that sell into a variety of consumer channels, including mass, drug, food, specialty, value, club and e-commerce. Yellow Wood’s investment and operating strategy is based on utilizing the firm’s functional operating resources to help maximize brand performance by driving organic growth and increasing operating efficiencies while acquiring additional brands into a limited number of platform companies in its concentrated investment portfolio. For more information, please visit www.yellowwoodpartners.com.