Awards & Recognition
April 22, 2022

Polsinelli congratulates its client Manna Tree (mannatreepartners.com), an investment firm dedicated to improving human health through nutrition, on co-leading a $60 million Series C financing with Cheetah, a technology supply chain company operating a wholesale food and restaurant supplies marketplace.

The $60 million Series C financing, combined with Manna Tree’s deep network of restaurant groups and operators, real estate relationships, and management consultants, will accelerate Cheetah’s plans to enter new markets in addition to helping Cheetah grow further via M&A. This financing round was co-led by Sator Grove Holdings, and joined by Lineage Logistics, Grupo Nutresa, Eclipse Ventures, and Hanaco Growth Ventures.

More information about the financing can be obtained from Cheetah’s announcement.

The Polsinelli Venture Capital and Emerging Growth Companies team involved in the transaction included Mark Cloutier, Laura Venn, and Nicola DeVita. Polsinelli served as outside counsel to Manna Tree and continues to counsel them on their venture investments on an ongoing basis.  

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