It has 41 restaurants in six countries, including concessions in premium retail locations such as Harrods, Selfridges and Harvey Nichols. Since Primary Capital supported the company’s original MBO in 2003, the business has generated impressive growth. When the equity sponsor decided to exit, Quilvest Private Equity acquired the business following a highly competitive bidding process.

    The investment launches the next phase in the expansion strategy of YO! Sushi and will support the company’s ambitious targets to further roll out its successful concept and expand its domestic and international footprints.

    Lloyds Bank secured the opportunity to act as sole mandated lead arranger on Quilvest Private Equity’s secondary buyout of YO! Sushi.

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