Ergon Capital Partners III has acquired the majority of Golden Goose Deluxe Brand from a group of financial investors comprising DGPA and Riello Investimenti, alongside the Company’s founders Alessandro Gallo and Francesca Rinaldo. The Company will continue to be managed by Mrs. Roberta Benaglia as CEO in cooperation with the two founders, who will remain key investors in the Company, as co-heads of the style and creative department. The transaction entails also a minority participation by Zignago Holding as co-investor alongside Ergon, the founders and management.
Established in 2000 with headquarters in Venice, Italy, Golden Goose Deluxe Brand is a fast-growing high-end lifestyle fashion company, with a strong position in the global luxury sneaker market. Since 2010, the Company has more than tripled its revenues reaching €48 million in 2014 and expects to exceed €70 million in sales in 2015. DVRCAPITAL acted as financial advisor to the buyers and acquired a minority stake | May 2015