Investcorp invests in Italian menswear manufacturer

Investcorp has acquired a majority stake in Italian menswear maker Corneliani. No financial terms were disclosed. Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners advised Investcorp on the transaction.


The Italian corporate and financial law firm Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners advised the international alternative investment management firm Investcorp on the acquisition of a majority stake in the Italian high-end elegant menswear manufacturer Corneliani S.p.A. by means of acquisition of an equity stake from the Corneliani family and underwriting of a capital increase.

A team composed by partners Bruno Gattai and Gerardo Gabrielli, senior associate Michele Ventura and associates Maria Persichetti and Andrea Chiloiro advised on the M&A profiles of the transaction.

Partner Lorenzo Cairo and associate Paola Cavalli advised on the employment aspects, while partner Licia Garotti and associate Marco Galli handled the intellectual property ones.

Founded in November 2012, Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners is a law firm specialising in Corporate and M&A, Banking & Finance, Tax, Restructuring, Real Estate, Employment, Intellectual Property and Dispute Resolution. With a team of 70 lawyers – 21 of whom are partners – it boasts a leading position in the private equity and corporate finance sectors. The Firm has offices in Milan, Rome and London.