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Managing Director &
Co-Head of Consumer
Gerald L. Mars
Pedego, which sells its innovative e-bikes through its network of over 200 locally-owned Pedego dealers throughout the US and Canada, has received an investment from Verlinvest, the global investment firm known for backing category-defining consumer brands. With this investment, Pedego joins an impressive list of recognized and impactful companies in Verlinvest’s portfolio, alongside Oatly, Vita Coco, Who Gives a Crap, and Tony’s Chocolonely.
Verlinvest’s involvement will support Pedego’s branding and innovation efforts, increase the number of stores run through its brand-exclusive dealership model, and boost inventory to satisfy surging consumer demand.
Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. However, a press release with more information was issued by Verlinvest and can be accessed here on their website.
Roth served as exclusive financial advisor to Pedego on the transaction.
Founded in 2008, Pedego® has the largest retail chain of electric bike stores in North America. These locally-owned dealers carry Pedego’s complete line of over 20 electric bike models and accompanying accessories and are known for offering outstanding customer service through sales, rentals, tours, and maintenance. Backed by an industry-leading 5-year warranty, Pedego’s e-bikes are engineered to provide customers with a superior quality and riding experience. For more information, please visit www.Pedego.com. (Source: Company | 1.5.22)
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Date of Announcement: 1.6.22
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