Consumer & Retail

Delsey

Delsey is a leading global luggage brand, with a reputation for innovation, design and quality

November 2015
Investment Date
France
Country

Business Overview

  • Established in 1946, Delsey is a leading global travel luggage brand, with its products being sold in over 100 countries through over 6,000 active sales outlets
  • Delsey designs and distributes a full range of high quality soft and hard-sided travel luggage, complemented by a comprehensive range of business bags, travel accessories and small leather goods
  • Delsey has strong brand awareness within the premium luggage segment, with a global reputation based upon innovation, design and quality

 

Investment Thesis

  • Strong positioning within an attractive market with positive structural drivers
  • Diversified revenue streams by both geography and sales channel
  • Flexible and robust business model
  • Experienced management team with strong track record

 

Origination

  • Originated through debt advisor, with opportunity being won through a competitive process
  • Club transaction alongside two other specialist debt funds

www.delsey.com