Press Release September 08, 2017

TA Associates Invests in Pet Retailer PetPeople as Rosser Capital Exits

Goodwin’s Private Equity team advised TA Associates in its strategic growth investment in PetPeople, a pet retailer of natural and high-quality dog and cat foods, treats and supplies. TA Associates has replaced former investor Rosser Capital Partners, which exited its stake in the company as part of the transaction. No financial terms were disclosed.

TA Associates is one of the largest and most experienced global growth private equity firms. Focused on five target industries – technology, healthcare, financial services, consumer and business services – TA Associates invests in profitable, growing companies with opportunities for sustained growth, and has invested in nearly 500 companies around the world.

The Goodwin team was led by partner Jon Herzog and included counsel Benton Bodamer and associates Andy Lock and Alex Kerrigan.

For additional details on the transaction, please read the press release.