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George Sent

Managing Director
Food, Beverage & Agribusiness

We All Have Different Chapters That Get Bounded Together to Create a Unique Story.

My Career Highlights

  • Twenty years of banking/advisory experience
  • Four years of executive experience at the JM Smucker Company
  • M.B.A. from Cornell University

My Personal Interests

  • Family and friends
  • Food nutrition
  • ESG investing

My Expertise

I have deep domain expertise in the Food, Beverage and Agriculture sectors, and experience across all of Cascadia’s core product offerings. I am one of the leading investment bankers covering the food and beverage area with fifteen years plus of concentrated experience in the industry.

I have deep transactional expertise in mergers & acquisitions, private equity capital raises and strategic board advisory services, extended to both public and private companies.

Notable Transactions.

TLC Ingredients Logo has been acquired by TLC Ingredients  Logo a portfolio company of Gemspring Capital  Logo
Ever Fresh Fruit Logo has been recapitalized by Tilia Holdings Logo
Solo Foods, LLC Logo a portfolio company of Burlington Capital Partners Logo has been acquired by Saco Foods Holdings, LLC, a portfolio company of Benford Capital Partners Logo
Chef Merito Seasonings, a portfolio company of PNC Riverarch Capital Logo has invested in La Fiesta Food Products Logo
Titan Frozen Fruit Logo has been recapitalized by Windhover Capital and Vestar Capital Partners Logo
T-Bev Natural Ingredients Solutions, a portfolio company of Swander Pace Capital Logo has been acquired by Florida Food Products, a portfolio company of Ardian and MidOcean Partners Logo
Pacific Farms Logo has partnered with Tillridge Global Agribusiness Partners Logo
Oregon Freeze Dry, a portfolio company of Endeavour Capital Logo has been acquired by Arbor Investments Logo
Plum Organics, a company of Campbell Soup Logo has been acquired by Sun-Maid Growers of California Logo
Follow Your Heart Logo has been acquired by Danone Logo
Lesser Evil Logo strategic advisory services  Logo
Miller Baking Company ( has been acquired by Benestar Brands, a portfolio company of Highlander Partners Logo
Milne Fruit Products, Inc.  Logo has acquired the assets of Valley Processing Logo
FruitSmart Logo has been acquired by Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV) Logo
Firestone Logo has been acquired by: Agriculture Capital Management Logo
More Than Gourmet Logo has sold a majority interest to Ajinomoto Logo
Western Polymer Corporation Logo has been acquired by Ingredion Logo
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