Certified Origins, a global leader in the food industry, expands its portfolio with the acquisition of the Seggiano Group
HMT LLP, advised Certified Origins, a global food industry leader, on its acquisition of Seggiano Group, an International Italian food brand known for curating products from premium producers all over Italy.
Founded in 1995, out of a deep love for Italian gastronomic heritage and a mission to share it with the world. Seggiano has established itself as a brand that focuses on premium producers, emphasizing higher quality ingredients and outstanding flavours. Seggiano has grown in both size and complexity, offering multiple product lines sourced from over 40 of the best Italian food Producers, establishing itself as synonymous with Italian culinary excellence.
Certified origins, is a leading producer of premium private label Extra Virgin Olive Oils, committed to delivering the highest quality olive oil products while promoting sustainability and social responsibility. With a dedication to exceptional taste, health, and well-being, Certified Origins strives to create positive change in the food industry.
The acquisition of Seggiano paves the way for Certified Origins to establish a physical presence in the United Kingdom, a strategic move that diversifies and solidifies their position in the European retail and food services market.
HMT, led by Paul Read, Corin Briault-Hutter and Jack Arnold undertook financial due diligence on this transaction.
Gerard Jara, CEO of Certified Origins Italia commented:
Paul Read commented:
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