David Thibodeau joins Partnership Capital Growth as co-head
Mr. Thibodeau brings 30 years of corporate development, finance and operating experience with wellness related companies to the partnership. Prior to joining Partnership Capital Growth, Mr. Thibodeau was managing director and head of the Health, Wellness & Lifestyle investment banking group at Canaccord Genuity since 2000.
Mr. Thibodeau's transaction expertise includes such notable healthy living deals as Martek Bioscience's purchase of Amerifit Nutrition; Garden of Life's sale to Atrium Innovations; Metagenics Inc.'s joint venture with Alticor; Imagine Foods sale to Hain Celestial; EAS Inc.'s sale to Abbott Laboratories; ZonePerfect Nutrition Co's sale to Abbott Laboratories; and SunPure, Inc.'s sale to Kerry Group PLC.
Prior to Canaccord Genuity, Mr. Thibodeau worked for Wellfleet Capital Partners providing merger and acquisition and private placement advisory service to companies. Earlier in his career just after leaving the commercial loan group at Comerica Bank, Mr. Thibodeau co-founded and sold a rustic furniture mail-order business and a natural/specialty food company. ■