(Nexxus Capital) May 13, 2011 – Nexxus Capital (“Nexxus”), through its funds IV and V, along with certain co-investors, announced that they have made an additional investment in Taco Holding, S.A. de C.V. in order to acquire Krispy Kreme de Mexico.
In this second phase, Taco Holding concluded the acquisition of Krispy Kreme Mexico which has the master franchise for Mexico and currently operates more than 60 units in different cities within the country.
Previously, on March, 2011, Nexxus Capital, through Taco Holding, acquired Arrachera House and Sixties Burger. Arrachera House has more than 40 units and Sixties Burger has more than 30 units.
Considering all three concepts, Taco Holding has more than 130 units and will continue with the expansion of each concept. In addition, the Company is actively analyzing other restaurant concepts that can be added to the platform.
Taco Holding’s management team will be led by a professional team with vast knowledge in the food and restaurant industry.
About Nexxus Capital
Nexxus Capital was founded in 1995 and is based in Mexico City. Nexxus is the largest Mexican private equity fund manager in the Country. Nexxus has delivered above the region average, unleveraged investment returns to investors, achieving an outstanding performancethroughout its history and track record. Among its key investments are Desarrolladora Homex [BMV: HOMEX, NYSE:HXM], Genomma Lab Internacional [BMV: LAB], and Grupo Sports World [BMV: SPORT]. For further information on Nexxus Capital visit www.nexxuscapital.com