On May 23, 2022, the CALIDA GROUP (or the "Group") acquired American premium lingerie and loungewear brand Cosabella
The Consumer Investment Banking practice of Kroll served as an exclusive sell-side M&A advisor to Cosabella in connection with the transaction.
“Kroll was instrumental in finding the right partner for Cosabella’s next chapter. We appreciate the guidance that Brian and his team provided – their tenacity, knowledge of the apparel sector, and truly global reach resulted in the best possible transaction for me and my family. We couldn’t be more pleased with the outcome.” -Guido Campello, CEO
Italian for "Everything Beautiful", Cosabella is a luxury intimates and loungewear business. Cosabella creates inclusive timeless designs that evoke confidence and individuality for people of every background, gender and belief. Cosabella's philosophy is rooted in exceptional fit, quality, and Italian heritage. Proud to still be made with the same passion and creativity as when established in 1983. Greenberg Glusker LLP served as legal counsel to Cosabella.
About the CALIDA GROUP
The CALIDA GROUP is a globally active company for premium underwear with its head office in Switzerland. It consists of the brands Calida, Aubade, erlich textil and now Cosabella in the underwear and lingerie segment as well as the outdoor furniture brand Lafume Mobilier. The CALIDA GROUP stands for high-quality products that delight consumers every day. In 2021, the Group generated sales of over CHF 298 million with around 2,400 employees. The registered shares of Calida Holding AG (CALN) are traded on SIX Swiss Exchange AG. Covington & Burling LLP served as legal counsel to the CALIDA GROUP.