Transaction details

Ethica Debt Advisory advised White Bridge and the management in structuring the financing for the acquisition of Nutkao

Ethica Debt Advisory advised the management of Nutkao and White Bridge Investment S.p.A. in structuring the financing for the acquisition of Nutkao through a Leveraged Buy-Out transaction.

Founded in 1982 in Canove di Govone (Cuneo, Northern Italy) by Giuseppe Braida, Nutkao is a producer of private label hazelnut and chocolate spreads as well as of chocolate semi-finished products. Today Nutkao has a capillary presence worldwide, serving clients in more than 70 countries, and boasts a leadership position in the Italian and French private label markets, reporting market shares of ca. 70% and 42% respectively. In 2017 the Company recorded consolidated revenues equal to €130 mln.