Richemont acquires Buccellati
Richemont has acquired 100% of Buccellati Holding Italia S.p.A., the owner of Buccellati, the renowned Italian jewellery Maison, in a private transaction with Gangtai Group Corporation Limited, a privately held conglomerate. Buccellati was founded in Milan in 1919 by Mario Buccellati. The Maison has a rich history and patrimony. Its jewellery creations are renowned for their highly distinctive look and feel evoking silk, damask, tulle and linen. All jewellery pieces are handcrafted with techniques dating back to the Renaissance, in Buccellati’s four in-house workshops, all located in Italy. Buccellati is also active in the fields of watchmaking and silverware.