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Investments

15

Portfolio Exits

2

Funds

5

About Winona Capital Management

Winona Capital Management is a private equity firm that provides acquisition and growth capital in lower middle-market consumer and retail companies that have attractive revenue and brand enhancement opportunities.

Winona Capital Management Headquarter Location

980 N. Michigan Avenue Suite 1950

Chicago, Illinois, 60611,

United States

312-334-8800

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Compagnie Financière Richemont SA - Richemont to acquire Peter Millar LLC

Feb 14, 2018

Richemont to acquire Peter Millar LLC 21 September 2012 GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, CHICAGO, IL, and RALEIGH, NC – September 21, 2012 – Compagnie Financière Richemont SA (“Richemont”) and Winona Capital Management LLC (“Winona Capital”) are pleased to announce that an agreement has been reached whereby Richemont will acquire Peter Millar LLC (“Peter Millar”), a US-based, international luxury apparel business, in a private transaction. The acquisition by Richemont will position Peter Millar for its next stage of development and growth. “We are incredibly fortunate to have partnered with Winona Capital. Together we have developed and built the Peter Millar brand, expanded the product range, and grew sales and distribution,” said Scott Mahoney, Chief Executive Officer of Peter Millar. “Now partnering with Richemont represents a wonderful opportunity for Peter Millar to continue to build the brand globally under Richemont’s stewardship. We look forward to working with Richemont and the association with their prestigious family of brands.” Luke Reese, Managing Director of Winona Capital, commented, “It has been Winona Capital’s pleasure to work with Scott Mahoney, Chris Knott, and the rest of the Peter Millar team over the last few years to help build such a great company. We are thrilled for Peter Millar to be acquired by Richemont, the finest collection of luxury brands in the world.” The transaction is expected to close in October 2012 and will have no material impact on Richemont’s consolidated net assets or operating result for the year ending March 31, 2013. Richemont ‘A’ shares are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange, Richemont’s primary listing, and are included in the Swiss Market Index (“SMI”) of leading stocks. Richemont South African Depository Receipts are listed in Johannesburg, Richemont’s secondary listing. Robert W. Baird & Co. acted as advisor to Peter Millar in connection with the transaction. About Peter Millar Founded in 2001, the Peter Millar line embraces timeless elegance using only the highest quality materials. With a studio and design center in Raleigh, North Carolina as well as business operations in Durham, North Carolina, Peter Millar is one of today’s fastest growing and most sought after brands in the lifestyle apparel market. Global distribution includes North America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the South Pacific. For more information, please visit www.petermillar.com. About Richemont Richemont owns a portfolio of leading international brands or ‘Maisons’, which are managed independently of one another, recognising their individuality and uniqueness. The businesses operate in five areas: Jewellery Maisons, being Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels; Specialist watchmakers, being A. Lange & Söhne, Baume & Mercier, IWC, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Officine Panerai, Piaget, Roger Dubuis and Vacheron Constantin, as well as the Ralph Lauren Watch and Jewelry joint venture; Montblanc Maison; and Other businesses, which include Alfred Dunhill, Chloé and Lancel as well as other smaller Maisons and watch component manufacturing activities for third parties. For more information, please visit www.richemont.com. About Winona Capital Winona Capital is a leading investor in consumer and retail brands in the lower middle market. Winona focuses on consumer businesses and brands where Winona sees both passionate executives with a shared focus on growth and an opportunity for Winona to apply its expertise to improve operating performance, create value, and provide investors with superior returns. For more information, please visit www.winonacapital.com or contact Winona Capital at +1 312-334-8800.

Winona Capital Management Investments

15 Investments

Winona Capital Management has made 15 investments. Their latest investment was in Incredible Foods as part of their Private Equity on January 1, 2017.

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Winona Capital Management Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

1/24/2017

Private Equity

Incredible Foods

Yes

Flagship Pioneering, and Polaris Partners

4

2/8/2016

Private Equity

Monica Vinader

$28.86M

Yes

Piper Private Equity

2

11/4/2015

Private Equity

Rodd & Gunn

Yes

1

4/15/2015

Private Equity

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$99M

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10

3/5/2015

Private Equity

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$99M

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10

Date

1/24/2017

2/8/2016

11/4/2015

4/15/2015

3/5/2015

Round

Private Equity

Private Equity

Private Equity

Private Equity

Private Equity

Company

Incredible Foods

Monica Vinader

Rodd & Gunn

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Amount

$28.86M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Flagship Pioneering, and Polaris Partners

Piper Private Equity

Sources

4

2

1

10

10

Winona Capital Management Portfolio Exits

2 Portfolio Exits

Winona Capital Management has 2 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Peter Millar on September 22, 2012.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

9/22/2012

Acquired

1

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10

Date

9/22/2012

00/00/0000

Exit

Acquired

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Companies

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Valuation

Acquirer

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Sources

1

10

Winona Capital Management Acquisitions

5 Acquisitions

Winona Capital Management acquired 5 companies. Their latest acquisition was Diono on May 08, 2015.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

5/8/2015

Acq - Fin

1

4/9/2009

Acq - Fin

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$99M

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10

7/11/2008

Acq - Fin

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$99M

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10

7/8/2008

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$99M

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10

5/23/2007

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$99M

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10

Date

5/8/2015

4/9/2009

7/11/2008

7/8/2008

5/23/2007

Investment Stage

Acq - Fin

Acq - Fin

Companies

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Valuation

Total Funding

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Note

Acq - Fin

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Sources

1

10

10

10

10

Winona Capital Management Fund History

5 Fund Histories

Winona Capital Management has 5 funds, including Diono Extension.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

7/29/2020

Diono Extension

$3.33M

1

4/3/2015

WCP EE Investor LLC

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$99M

10

4/23/2014

Winona Capital Management Fund II LP

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$99M

10

12/31/2006

Winona Capital Management

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$99M

10

ILY Extension

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$99M

10

Closing Date

7/29/2020

4/3/2015

4/23/2014

12/31/2006

Fund

Diono Extension

WCP EE Investor LLC

Winona Capital Management Fund II LP

Winona Capital Management

ILY Extension

Fund Type

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Status

Amount

$3.33M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Sources

1

10

10

10

10

Winona Capital Management Team

5 Team Members

Winona Capital Management has 5 team members, including current Chief Financial Officer, John Mcblain.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

John Mcblain

Chief Financial Officer

Current

Richard Round

Chief Financial Officer

Current

M. Laird Koldyke

Managing Director

Current

Laird Koldyke

Managing Director

Current

Luke Reese

Managing Director

Current

Name

John Mcblain

Richard Round

M. Laird Koldyke

Laird Koldyke

Luke Reese

Work History

Title

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Managing Director

Managing Director

Managing Director

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

Current

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