"I look for Risk Capital Partners to take the lead in acquisitions for us."
Paul May, CEO, Patisserie Valerie
Patisserie Holdings is the UK's largest patisserie cafe chain with 70 sites nationwide. The company operates three brands - Patisserie Valerie, Druckers Vienna Patisserie and Baker & Spice.
Risk Capital Partners backed the acquisition of Patisserie Valerie in 2006. At the time it had eight sites in Central London. The company subsequently acquired Druckers Vienna Patisserie in 2007 and Baker & Spice in 2009.