Garnett Station Partners, LLC (“Garnett Station”), a New York-based principal investment firm that manages over $2 billion of assets, today announced that Pedro Timo has joined the firm as Operating Partner. In his role, Mr. Timo will focus primarily on improving supply chains across Garnett Station’s portfolio of founder-run businesses to mitigate risk while generating substantial cost savings.
Mr. Timo brings a decade of supply chain management experience in a variety of consumer-focused industries to the firm. Prior to joining Garnett Station, Mr. Timo served as the Chief Development Officer and Chief Supply Chain Officer at Fat Tuesday. While at Fat Tuesday, Mr. Timo optimized the brand’s domestic and international supply chains by overhauling its existing liquor purchasing strategy, implementing a national distribution partnership and standardizing the franchisee distribution program – resulting in millions of savings for the company. Mr. Timo also previously served as Head of Supply Chain & Procurement for the Latin America and Caribbean regions at Restaurant Brands International.
“We are excited to officially welcome Pedro – an established and well-respected operations professional – to Garnett Station. We have known Pedro over many years but have worked closely with him recently during his time at Fat Tuesday, one of our portfolio companies. We look forward to having Pedro on the team to leverage his industry knowledge and skill set for our entire portfolio to deliver operational success,” says Alex Sloane, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Garnett Station.
Mr. Timo added, “Matt and Alex have a sharp eye for brands that have a deep-seated market presence and a strong track record of advancing these businesses for long-term profitability. I look forward to continuing our work together to drive value across Garnett Station’s entire portfolio of brands.”