Ken Plasse // Partner

  • Purpose-driven, middle-market consumer leader who elevates companies across growth chasms and drives step change EBITDA improvements.

  • Well-rounded GM foundation across marketing, sales, finance, and operations gained at top tier consulting firms and Fortune 500 global CPG companies.

  • Built market leading venture backed, vertically integrated consumer seafood brand as CEO Fishpeople Seafood

  • Founding hire at Solazyme transforming a pioneering fuel and chemical biotechnology into an award-winning microalgae food ingredient line

  • Led a skunkworks innovation team to build a spirits portfolio at E&J Gallo developing multiple $100M+ spirits brands.

  • Honed CPG fundamentals The Hershey Company culminating in promotion to Division President leading autonomous division of acquired premium brands

  • Management consultant working with leading large consumer and industrial companies to implement growth strategies or operational optimization.

  • Audit, Capital Raising and Financial advisor in US and Asia Pacific at PriceWaterhouseCoopers

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Ken Plasse // Partner