PE  Yellow Wood Partners

     Office Locations:

20 Custom House Street, Suite 920
Boston, MA 02110
Phone: 617-500-6340



  • Early
  • Seed



  • Consumer Products & Services



    Yellow Wood Partners, LLC is an operationally focused firm that makes control and minority equity investments of $10 million to $80 million in consumer products companies. The firm was founded in 2009 by Dana Schmaltz and Peter Mann, two seasoned executives with experience investing in, and then operating, consumer packaged goods businesses. Yellow Wood is currently investing from a $225 million capital pool. Yellow Wood Partners seeks to invest in consumer brands and companies with revenues between $30 million and $200 million.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Dana Schmaltz Partner
    Kate McCabe Chief Financial Officer
    Peter Mann Partner
    Tad Yanagi Principal


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