SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TSG Consumer Partners (“TSG”), a leading private equity firm focused exclusively on the branded consumer sector, today announced that it has named Jessica Duran Chief Financial Officer, Chief Compliance Officer and Managing Director, effective July 5, 2017. Ms. Duran succeeds Wallace Wertsch, who will remain with TSG as an advisor.
“We are excited to welcome Jessica to the TSG team,” said Chuck Esserman, CEO and Founder of TSG Consumer Partners. “Her financial acumen and experience working with a wide variety of private equity firms and funds will help us better serve our investors and support our partner companies.”
Mr. Esserman added, "On behalf of the entire TSG team, we'd like to thank Wally for his significant contributions to the firm – both as our CFO over the last five years and as an advisor to the firm for more than two decades during his time at Deloitte.”
Ms. Duran joins TSG from Deloitte, LLP where she was a leader in the firm’s private equity practice serving many of Deloitte’s west coast private equity clients. While with Deloitte, she served in the M&A practice and was a Tax Partner in the Business Tax Services group. She also spent five years at AMB, a publicly traded company with private capital funds.
About TSG Consumer Partners LLC
TSG Consumer Partners, LLC is a leading investment firm with approximately $5 billion of assets under management, focused exclusively on the branded consumer sector. Since its founding in 1987, TSG has been an active investor in the food, beverage, restaurant, beauty, personal care, household and apparel & accessories, and e-commerce sectors. Representative past and present partner companies include Duckhorn Wine Company, vitaminwater, thinkThin, popchips, Muscle Milk, Yard House, Stumptown, Pabst, Planet Fitness, REVOLVE, PAIGE, Smashbox Cosmetics, Pureology, Sexy Hair, e.l.f. Cosmetics and IT Cosmetics. For more information, please visit www.tsgconsumer.com.