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Bain Capital Private Equity acquires Dessert Holdings, a leading premium dessert company

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Bain Capital LP

Fasken represented Bain Capital Private Equity in its acquisition of Dessert Holdings, North America’s leading premium dessert company, from Gryphon Investors. Financial terms of the transaction, which was announced on April 26, were not disclosed.

Based in St. Paul, Minnesota, Dessert Holdings is an umbrella organization of three premium dessert companies and brands: The Original Cakerie, Lawler’s Desserts and Atlanta Cheesecake Company. Bain Capital invests across asset classes including credit, public equity, venture capital and real estate, managing approximately US$130 billion in total assets. Bain Capital has 22 offices on four continents.

A Fasken team composed of Neil Kravitz, Antonella Penta, Simon Bisson, Amy Carruthers, Rosalind H. Cooper, Daphne Rodzinyak, Sergio Custodio, Cara Chu, Dan R. Law, Samita Smith, Clayton Jones, Marc Rodrigue, Antonio Di Domenico, David Johnson, Dev Singh, Dara Jospé, Ross Gascho, Claude E. Jodoin and Quentin Lageix advised Bain Capital Private Equity in connection with this acquisition.


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