OC&C advises CVC on their acquisition of Stock Spirits Group PLCMonday 13 December 2021 | News
We are pleased to congratulate CVC on their recent acquisition of Stock Spirits.
Stock Spirits is a market leader across the CEE region in the alcoholic beverage sector, with particular dominance in the Polish and Czech markets. The business has a portfolio of products both locally and across the region, with 70 brands and products including vodka, vodka-based flavoured liqueurs, rum, brandy, bitters and limoncello.
The recent investment from CVC will accelerate Stock Spirits' growth, pursuing opportunities within its existing geographies as well as expansion into new geographies in Central and Western Europe. CVC is a longstanding investor in the region through a dedicated local team with a strong track record of advising on investments into high-quality businesses.
Krzysztof Krawczyk, Partner at CVC Advisers commented on OC&C's involvement in the deal: “The OC&C team provided us with a unique combination of in-depth CEE consumer insights, extensive knowledge of the global spirits industry, and a dedication to go the extra mile. We are excited to embark on the value creation journey with Stock Spirits, created with the support and commitment of OC&C”
OC&C is a leading strategy consultant in the CEE markets as well as in the alcohol industry. We have supported investors in bringing new capital to the region, driving the rapid expansion of local brands and businesses. We have also worked with some of the leading alcohol brands and producers worldwide through our global Consumer Goods practice.