Yellow Wood Partners has named Andrew Nguyen as vice president. Prior to joining the Boston-based private equity firm, Nguyen was an associate at Levine Leichtman Capital Partners.
BOSTON, July 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 Andrew Nguyen as Vice President.
“Andrew is a strong complement to our existing team of professionals who will work closely with our management teams to build substantial brand value for our stakeholders,” said Dana Schmaltz, Founding Partner of Yellow Wood Partners. “We are focused on expanding our sector expertise with exceptional talent and we could not be more pleased with his appointment.”
Mr. Nguyen joined Yellow Wood Partners in 2018. Previously, he was an Associate at Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, where he was involved with investments in the consumer, industrial, health services and business services sectors. Prior to that, he was an Analyst in the Retail & Consumer Products investment banking group at Credit Suisse. He received a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Columbia University and a M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
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 across a variety of channels including mass, drug, food, specialty, club and e-commerce. Yellow Wood’s success in driving growth and operational efficiencies is based on the team’s combination of investment expertise and complementary marketing, sales, finance, operations, and international skills which creates strong partnerships with the management teams of portfolio companies. For more information, please visit www.yellowwoodpartners.com.