Roc Partners

Food and agriculture

We have been investing in food and agribusinesses for more than 15 years. We take a private equity approach by investing across the value chain in businesses with proven management teams, high barriers to entry, clear growth opportunities and sustainable long-term business models.

at a glance

Deep sector expertise and a strong global network.


Assets under management

70+ years

Combined experience within our food an agriculture team

our focus

Our investment focus is around creating sector-leading companies producing premium food products, with the ability to control their supply chains and own their customers via superior marketing and distribution. This strategy is designed to reduce volatility, create brand equity and ultimately increase enterprise value.

We are actively seeking investment opportunities in Australian and New Zealand companies with revenue of at least $15 million across agricultural and consumer food and beverage sectors.


Key factors impacting food and agriculture

Brad Mytton and Anna Ellis discuss the current and emerging trends influencing food and agriculture covering the increased corporatisation of food production, generational change, food security, the impact of geopolitical events on export markets and pricing and an increased focus on carbon mitigation strategies within Australia.


Our food and agriculture investments include:

The definitive taste of Australian full blood wagu.

Proud to provide consistently better oysters to the Australian market.

Growing the most flavoursome produce in the most sustainable way.

A strong commitment to innovation and quality bee products.

Industry Awards and Recognition

We are recognised regionally and globally as a leading Agricultural investor.

More about Roc Partners

Our people are our vital ingredient. They’re the core of our business, and what makes us different.

With our focus on positive growth comes a responsibility to build sustainable business models and embed responsible investing practices.

We follow a rigorous process in making considered, superior strategic decisions to turn potential into value.

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If you’re a sophisticated investor, a business seeking capital or a business adviser with an opportunity you would like to discuss, please contact our team today. For business owners seeking capital please also include a brief description including the company name and turnover.

Hive and Wellness Group


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The Local Broadband Network Company (LBNCo) is an installer and owner of superfast broadband networks in residential developments. LBNCo is engaged by property developers to install and maintain the fibre infrastructure, and sells ‘wholesale’ network acces to the retail service providers who then provide services to the tenants. LBNCo is now part of Uniti Group (ASX: UWL) following its acquisition in August 2019.

Stone Axe Pastoral


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Stone Axe is a producer of ultra-premium wagyu beef. The company has operations in NSW, QLD, WA and Victoria and is actively growing its herd via large scale embryto transfer program. Stone Axe has rapidly grown to become on of the largest fool blood wagyu producers in the world.