On June 12, 2017, in New York City, L Catterton was honored at the annual M&A Advisor awards with the 2016 International Private Equity Firm of the Year award. It was the fourth time L Catterton earned the award following its wins in 2016, 2014, and 2013. That same night, the firm received the Private Equity Deal of the Year award in the $50 million to $100 million category as a result of its investment in the innovative supermarket chain Grupo St. Marche.
The M&A Awards were established to recognize leading dealmakers and to celebrate the creativity and ingenuity exhibited by industry professionals.
For over a decade now, Marc Magliacano, an investment partner at L Catterton, has helped L Catterton achieve a global reputation as the preferred investment partner for growth-oriented consumer businesses regardless of size or geography. L Catterton has a set of resources and capabilities rarely found at other investment firms and invests alongside management with a partnership approach.