INDUSTRY Beauty Care
SUB-INDUSTRY Men’s Grooming (service&products)
Barberino’s is the barbershop chain that is revolutionizing the barber profession in Italy. Founded in 2015, today the company has 20 direct barber stores in Italy, plus a franchise store in Seoul, South Korea, traveling Barber Corners, a Barber School and two exclusive lines, with more than 30 different proposals including cosmetic products, perfumes and accessories.
The company was looking for funds to consolidate its presence in Italy, strengthen the operating machine to scale faster and start the internationalization process.
THE ADVISOR’S SUPPORT
GC supported Barberino’s in the negotiation of the termsheet, management and coordination of due diligence, negotiation of investment contracts and closing. The operation was structured within the A-Road acceleration and fundraising program.
INVESTORS AND PROCESS
The round involves CDP Venture Capital SGR as well as leading players from the Italian business industry, including former soccer player Claudio Marchisio and Yamamay Chairman and Co-founder Francesco Pinto.
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