PriestleySoundy advises Steven Hegarty and Janett Lozano of NUTMEG AND HIVE

PriestleySoundy advised Steven Hegarty (Co-Founder, Managing Director and CEO) and Janett Lozano (Co-Founder, Operations Director and Chief Operating Officer) of NUTMEG AND HIVE on their employment arrangements and certain aspects of their shareholder arrangements in connection with a growth capital investment in their business by IRIS Ventures.

Founded in the summer of 2015 from Steven and Janett’s desire to live healthier, after nearly 2 years in development NUTMEG AND HIVE launched its range of Super Yogurts.  Its Biomel products, including award-winning dairy-free probiotic shots and drinks with billions of live active cultures, are the most delicious and effective way to a healthy gut.  Biomel products are 100% plant-based and made from all-natural ingredients.

IRIS Ventures is a Barcelona-based growth equity firm empowering a new generation of extraordinary brands and founders.  In December 2021, the firm announced a Euro 100m fund to invest in European consumer brands.  The fund is a partnership between private equity firm Altamar, who raised the capital and are the fund managers, and the IRIS Ventures team who will give investment direction to the fund.

NUTMEG AND HIVE was advised by Marriott Harrison and IRIS Ventures was advised by Goodwin Procter.

27 September 2023