Chequers Capital and Management took over Riri from Gilde Buy Out Partners

Fineurop Soditic acted as financial advisor to Chequers Capital in the acquisition of Riri from Gilde Buy Out Partners, in a management buy out transaction.

Riri SA
zip and buttons manufacturing

Headquartered in Mendrisio (Switzerland) and established in 1923, Riri is a leading manufacturer of zippers and buttons for the high-end luxury fashion and accessories industries.

The Company, with its main brands: Riri (metal and plastic molded zippers), Meras (nylon and non-polished metal zippers) and Cobrax (buttons), combines Swiss made quality with Italian design and stands for highest quality, continuous innovation, customization and solid, long-lasting customer relationships.

In the last years, Riri has successfully enhanced its positioning as a leading partner for highly demanding clients in the luxury apparel and leather goods industries, focusing on vertical integration and innovation.

The new ownership will sponsor Riri in its growth strategy both organically and through acquisitions.

Riri will benefit from the support of the Chequers Capital expertise, resources and network.