INVESTMENT FOCUS

Targeted Industries

AUA Private Equity seeks control or significant minority investments in U.S.-based lower middle-market companies that are Hispanic-oriented or family-owned within the consumer products and services sectors.

Consumer Products

Investing across the entire consumer spectrum.

Food and beverage, health and wellness, pet, personal care, restaurants, and retail.

Consumer Services

Investing in services that seek to engage with consumers.

Wholesale grocery distribution, consumer products logistics, family entertainment, experiential and out-of-home media, marketing, advertising and active lifestyle.

Investment Criteria

Transaction Size

  • EBITDA: > $5 million
  • Enterprise value: $25 – $200+ million
  • Equity investments: $15 – $75 million

Transaction Types

  • Leveraged buyouts / management buyouts
  • Buy-and-build / roll-up strategies
  • Growth equity
  • Recapitalizations

Company Profiles

  • Stable and recurring cash flows
  • Attractive growth prospects
  • Strong product or service
  • Sustainable competitive advantages or barriers to entry
  • Positioned to benefit from demographic trends
  • Strong and committed management teams
  • Ability to expand or enhance brand or market presence
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