Vegans have been having challenges when it comes to getting snacks that fit their diet. Therefore, brands like HIPPEAS that make vegan snacks are highly appreciated. The brand has managed to grow because it has a new group of investors. The revenue of the company is expected to grow by more than triple by the end of 2017. Livio Bisterzo, the founder and the CEO of HIPPEAS, announced that the company found a new investor. The actor Leonardo DiCaprio joined the Strand Equity Partners to offer financial support to HIPPEAS.
Livio Bisterzo said that he was excited that Strand Equity Partners along with Leonardo DiCaprio joined the HIPPEAS family. He stated that it is also great to have board partners who have the same vision as the firm. This will play a huge role in the continued growth of the company. The company that makes HIPPEAS is Green Park. When Leonardo DiCaprio invested in the brand, the brand received the backing of a serious environmental activist. The investment of the actor is also sure to bring some attention to the brand. When this is combined with the nutritional, tasty products offered, the brand is sure to be a success.
Livio Bisterzo is a young entrepreneur who is from Italy. At the moment, he resides in Los Angeles together with his wife and his three children. Livio used to live in the UK for several years. At the time, he attended University of the Arts in London. In the year 2003, he began his first business of entrepreneurship. It was an event firm. He was able to expand his portfolio to include the consumer brands, lifestyle and also hospitality. He has a vision of changing the food and drink industry.
In 2015, Livio Bisterzo founder the Green Park Holding that has been changing the food industry. The company is an innovator of food. The mission of the institution is to come up with multichannel beverages and foods. In 2016, Green Park launched HIPPEAS which is the first brand of the company. The snack has a significant amount of protein fiber, but they are light. Livio Bisterzo claimed that this snack has everything needed to make it globally loved.