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DWF advises VAM Investments in the acquisition of control over Demenego S.r.l. in a buyout transaction

23 September 2020
DWF have advised VAM Investments, a private equity investment holding company specialising in buyouts and growth capital, in the acquisition of Demenego S.r.l. through the completion of a buyout transaction in which the De Menego family reinvested with a 20% stake.
Founded in 1960 in Calalzo di Cadore, Veneto, Demenego S.R.L is one of the main Italian retailers of eyewear. Over the years, the company has strengthened its presence in Italy, and now operates through a network of 16 shops in north-eastern Italy and employs approximately 120 people.

Corporate partner Luca Cuomo led the deal together with partner Giovanni Cucchiarato (Corporate), along with Counsel Giacomo Romiti, Corporate Associates Antonio Lopetuso and Alberto Sieli, Gianni Vettorello (Banking & Finance) and Jessica Vitali.

The De Menego family was assisted by Chiomenti.

Illimity Bank and Springrowth SGR were assisted by Dentons.

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