Yukon Partners, a provider of mezzanine capital for middle market private equity transactions, has partnered with Centre Partners in its investment in Golding Farms Foods, a manufacturer of private label, branded and co-manufactured sauces and condiments.
Centre sponsored the transaction in which it, Yukon and other institutional co-investors facilitated the investment in Golding Farms. SunTrust Bank provided the senior credit facility and mezzanine capital was provided by Yukon. Dorsey & Whitney served as legal counsel to Yukon.
Michael Hall, managing partner at Yukon, said, “Yukon is excited to partner with Golding Farms and Centre to support the next phase of the company’s growth. Golding Farms’ reputation as a high-quality sauce and condiment manufacturer positions it well for continued growth in the food industry.”
Yukon Partners is an independent and unaffiliated junior capital provider, primarily serving middle-market private equity sponsor-led business transactions in the U.S. and Canada. The transactions in which Yukon invests include buyouts, growth and platform strategies, recapitalizations, mergers/acquisitions and public-to-private buyouts. Yukon typically invests $10 million to $50 million per transaction.