Boston private equity firm Berkshire Partners LLC has committed $350 million towards future retail and consumer goods investments. The firm will co-invest in the companies with newly-formed investment firm Front Row Partners LLC.
Glen Senk, a retail and consumer executive, is CEO of Front Row. Previously, Senk was CEO of jewelry line David Yurman, and before that, CEO of Urban Outfitters (Nasdaq: URBN). Senk also held senior positions at Anthropologie, Williams-Sonoma (NYSE: WSM), Habitat and Bloomingdales.