Lebanese investment company M1 Group and L Capital Asia, the Asian investment arm of LVMH, have acquired Pepe Jeans Group from Torreal SA, Arta Capital and L Capital Europe
Founded in 1973 and headquartered in Spain, London and Amsterdam, Pepe Jeans Group is a leading global player in the denim and sportswear sectors. Its two main brands, Pepe Jeans and Hackett, offer products across various fashion segments including casual and formal wear, footwear, handbags, eyewear and other accessories. Pepe Jeans Group operates in Europe, Middle East, Latin America, and Asia through a numerous distribution channels including wholesale, own retail network, distributors, and e-commerce along with agency and licensing agreements.
The Jamieson team, led by José Basabe, Tom Burton and Ross Wheeler advised the management team throughout the sale process and on their investment alongside M1 Group and L Capital Asia.