Canadian Restaurant Investment Summit May 30-31, 2012 The Hilton Toronto Hotel Founding Producer GE Capital
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Robin Chakrabarti

Partner | Empresario Capital Partners

Robin Chakrabarti is one of the founding Partners of Empresario Capital Partners Limited. Empresario Capital Partners was formed to acquire and/or invest in mid-market businesses which are successful in their own right but can benefit from capital infusion with a systematic approach to both growth and profitability. Targeted companies align to the expertise of the Empresario Partners and the Company currently has investment holdings and operational involvement in the foodservice, healthcare, and retail automotive industries.

Empresario’s investments include RAMMP Hospitality Brands Inc. the franchisor and owner of the restaurant brands Mr. Mikes Steakhouse Casual, The Pantry and Rockwell’s Grill and Bar.

The Empresario Partners are operators first and utilize their considerable operational and corporate finance expertise to optimize the performance of these companies with the goal of generating superior returns for investors. Empresario continues to look at expanding their holdings in retail, franchising, and business to consumer sales and marketing.

Partner Robin Chakrabarti has over 20 years of both hands-on operational experience in consumer packaged goods, food service, distribution, risk management, and mergers & acquisitions across diversified industries both in North America and Europe. Having bought, sold, and operated mid-sized companies, Robin is uniquely positioned to understand and relate to the opportunities and challenges of Empresario’s target markets. He currently sits on the board of Coast Capital Saving, one of Canada’s largest credit union, We Care, a leading home healthcare provider in Canada, and is past Chair of the Board of Directors of the Vancouver Society of Children’s Centres, one of Canada’s largest childcare providers.

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