Borletti Group is a privately owned investment group.
While headquartered in London and Luxembourg, our presence is felt on a global scale with a widespread network of active investors and entrepreneurs all over the world.
Today, Borletti Group has invested >3 Billion Euros in prominent Retail and Luxury companies.
A Diverse Team Spanning Many Disciplines and Geographies
Established in 2005
Located in key regions of Europe
Borletti Group was founded by Maurizio Borletti and Paolo De Spirt with the mission of investing in highly appealing Brands through their private equity initiatives.
Our founders have unrivalled expertise in retail, luxury, and branded consumer goods. Maurizio Borletti has spent nearly three decades as a CEO and lead investor in the luxury and retail sectors.
Paolo De Spirt began his career as an investment banker, advising corporates on M&A and IPOs. He went on to become a successful entrepreneur and CEO in the retail and fashion industries.
Borletti Group's success has been attributed to the significant value add on Strategic matters and Board level contributions, leveraging its International Network and active/hands-on approach.
Zimmermann Co Investment (Australian Luxury Brand)
San Marino Outlet Inaugural
Hippocrates Holding (independent pharmacy platform)
MooRER (Luxury outerwear brand)
Moose Knuckles (Luxury outerwear)
Meridiana Carducci (high-end co-working space)
Torino B&B hotel acquisition
Meridiana Office Building
Grandi Stazioni Retail Acquisition
Sale of Printemps
Opening of the London office
Launch of the Asset Management division
Sale of la Rinascente
Launch of Borletti Group
la Rinascente acquisition
We target the “Lifestyle” segment, with a particular focus on "Fashion" and "Consumer Brands". We focus on international companies characterized by high value, well-known brands that are committed to bespoke quality, high levels of creativity, authentic design, and pure innovation. As of today, we are shareholders and Board Members of three international fashion brands with renowned reputations and a global footprint. Please refer to “Our Investment Portfolio” in the Private Equity section.
We pursue Real Estate investment opportunities with a sharp focus on retail properties, office buildings, and hotels
Our asset management division actively manages a global diversified portfolio spanning all regions and asset classes. In partnership with Azimut, Borletti Group launched AZ FUND BORLETTI in February of 2020 – a thematic Global Lifestyle Fund that blends our financial expertise with our strategic acumen. The fund has consistently outperformed most of its peer group since inception.