Food & Beverage

Food & Beverage




Juan E. Mondragón

Managing Director

The Spartan Group has a dedicated effort led by Juan Mondragon, a Managing Director, to focus on food and beverage companies. The focus includes branded and private-label packaged goods companies, contract manufacturers (or co-packers) and agricultural concerns. Senior bankers have worked with companies including branded and private-label baking, branded dairy beverages, and branded ethnic novelty and condiment products.

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Prior to joining The Spartan Group, our bankers worked on many notable transactions such as these:

Client nameService
The Balance Bar CompanyStrategic Advisory
Duckhorn VineyardsGrowth Capital
Formatos Eficientes S.A.Principal Investment
Fruit-a-Freeze IncorporatedSale to CoolBrands International Inc.
Mallard’s Food Products Inc.Sale to Tyson Foods Inc. (NYSE:TSN)
Noah’s Bagels Inc.Strategic Advisory
PowerBar Inc.Growth Capital
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.Recapitalization
Sun Land Beef CompanySale to Packerland Packing Company Inc.
Zuka JuiceMerger with Jamba Juice Company