Paine Schwartz Partners is a private equity firm specializing in sustainable food chain investing.

With a differentiated focus on the global food and agribusiness sectors, we leverage our thesis-driven approach and operational expertise to enhance value in each of our investments.

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20+ YEARS

OF INVESTMENT EXPERIENCE

500+ YEARS

OF COMBINED INDUSTRY EXPERTISE

70 INVESTMENTS

INCLUDING 25 PLATFORMS

$7+ BILLION

TOTAL ACQUISITION VALUE

In 1997 W. Dexter Paine, III co-founded a private equity firm known as Fox Paine & Company, LLC (the “Predecessor Firm”). Kevin Schwartz was a Managing Director at the Predecessor Firm before co-founding Paine Schwartz Partners with Dexter Paine. “20 years experience” includes the Predecessor Firm.