DGPA Capital
Investments in the lifestyle segment
Company
Business
Transaction type
Percent interest
Status
SUNDEK
Kickoff S.p.A., a leader of the Italian beachwear market, produces and markets products under the Sundek brand, supported by a strong American heritage.
buy out
85%
in portfolio
GOLDEN GOOSE
Golden Goose S.r.l., a company that operates in the luxury fashion apparel sector under the Golden Goose Deluxe Brand. The company manufactures in Venice and markets apparel and accessories characterised by modern, sophisticated, high-quality design. It is leads the contemporary segment of the Italian sneakers market.
buy out
15.3%
sold
TWIN SET
Light Force S.p.A., a company that manufactures and markets women's apparel under the Simona Barbieri Twin-Set brand, among the first to operate in the accessible luxury segment. The company currently distributes its products throughout the world, through both the retail and wholesale channel.
growth capital
25%
sold
VINTAGE 55
ETS S.r.l., a unit acquired in 2010 (production and marketing of apparel products under the Vintage55 brand), with the aim of expanding Sundek's leisurewear business.
purchase of
business
unit
85%
sold
LUCIANO PADOVAN
Luciano Padovan S.r.l., an Italian company specialised in producing and marketing luxury footwear under the Luciano Padovan brand (production is completely based in the factory owned by the company in Parabiago), acquired to support the development of the accessories category of the Twin-Set brand.
purchase of
units
100%
sold
DAMIANI
Casa Damiani S.p.A., listed on Borsa Italiana since 2007, is the only independent Italian company among leading manufacturers and global distributors of upmarket jewellery (under the Damiani, Salvini, Alfieri & St. John and Bliss brands), and it also owns Rocca, Italy's only multi-brand jewellery and watch chain.
purchase of
shares
5.4%
sold
PLANTER'S
Dipros S.r.l., an Italian manufacturer and distributor of Planter's brand products in the natural cosmetics niche, through the Pharmacies and Herbalist's Shops channel.
buy out
100%
sold