Big news for 2018 for Calligaris Group: the majority acquisition by Alpha Private Equity 7 and Stefano Rosa Uliana as Ceo

Alessandro Calligaris, President

The agreement to acquire a majority stake in the Calligaris group  has recently been completed by Alpha Private Equity 7, www.alphapef.com, specialized in operations of the mid-cap segment in continental Europe. The further international development of the group, through growth with other furniture items, will be pursued by the new Chief Executive Officer, engineer Stefano Rosa Uliana, already responsible for the markets of North and South America.

Stefano Rosa Uliana, new Calligaris Ceo

The Calligaris family (through the holding Altair) will continue to hold the 20%; while the De Marchi family, founder of the Ditre brand acquired in 2017, will invest in the group through the De Marchi Group, maintaining a minority share.

Orbital table by Calligaris

The Calligaris Group boasts, in 2017, a turnover of around 140 million euros, up 7% compared to the previous year and an EBITDA of around 23 million. The Chairman Alessandro Calligaris supports the sharing with the Alpha fund in order to become the leading player on the markets in which it operates, expanding its product range.

Coco by Calligaris

Calligaris is a historical brand (for 95 years!) and with this action it clearly aims to expand on foreign market, as many other Italian furniture brands. Italian design chairs, tables and sofas in the high-end segment will continue to be developed, produced, assembled and distributed by the Calligaris Group through the three brands Calligaris, Connubia and Ditre, in over 620 stores, distributed in 100 countries. Giulia Bruno

Saint Tropez by Calligaris