First Beverage Group Acts as Financial Advisor to Brooklyn Brewery

October 13, 2016

First Beverage Group Acts as Financial Advisor to to Brooklyn Brewery in its Sale of a Minority Interest to Kirin First Beverage Financial, the investment banking arm of First Beverage Group, announced that it acted as the financial advisor to Brooklyn Brewery in its sale of a minority equity interest to Kirin Brewery.  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.   The investment will allow Brooklyn to remain independently owned and operated by president Robin Ottaway and CEO Eric Ottaway. Founded in the late 1980s, Brooklyn Brewery has become the nation’s twelfth largest craft brewer.   Its current expansion plans include