News and press releases

by QuattroR

August 2021

QuattroR and Consorzio Casalasco del Pomodoro, the Italian leader in cultivation, processing and distribution of tomatoes with 550 associated farmers, have finalized a strategic partnership.

Milan-Rivarolo del Re (CR), 06th August 2021 – QuattroR, a private equity fund devoted to supporting the growth of mid-to-large cap Italian corporates, and Consorzio Casalasco del Pomodoro (CCdP), the Italian leader in the cultivation, processing and distribution of industrial tomatoes, have signed a strategic investment agreement. The primary objective is to combine the values of the Italian agricultural supply chain with those of a financial investor specialized in strengthening the capital structure and supporting the growth strategies of Italian outstanding companies, aiming at creating one of the global leading groups in the sector.

September 2020

QuattroR: An agreement for the acquisition of a controlling stake in Burgo Group S.p.A. in partnership with the Marchi family has been reached.

Milan, 29 September 2020 – QuattroR SGR, an Italian independent Private Equity firm investing in turnaround and growth situations, has reached an agreement for the acquisition in partnership with the Marchi Family of a controlling stake in Burgo, a leading Italian and European manufacturer and distributor of graphic papers for magazines, specialty papers and containerboard for packaging.

February 2019

QuattroR: Completed today the purchase of the majority control of Trussardi S.p.A.

Milan, February 13, 2019 – QuattroR SGR, an independent asset management company targeting Italian companies undergoing a period of temporary financial stress, has finalized today the purchase of the majority (with a stake of about 60%) of Trussardi S.p.A.

December 2018

QuattroR: Finalized the acquisition of a majority stake (62%) in Gruppo Ceramiche Ricchetti, a leading Italian manufacturer and distributor of ceramic tiles.

Milan, December 2018 – QuattroR SGR, an independent management company aiming at strengthening and relaunching Italian businesses undergoing a period of temporary financial stress, has finalized the acquisition of a majority stake (62%) in Gruppo Ceramiche Ricchetti S.p.A., a leading Italian manufacturer and distributor of ceramic tiles, listed on the Milan Stock Exchange, via an investment vehicle having the Zannoni family as minority shareholder.

December 2017

QuattroR: completed the investment in Fagioli SpA, a global leader in engineering services in the field of heavy transportation and haulage.

Milan, December 2017 – QuattroR, the private equity fund for the relaunch of mid / large Italian corporates, completed its investment in Fagioli SpA, through the initial acquisition of a 49% consideration, set to grow to c.60%.

July 2017

QuattroR submits a binding offer for Fagioli Group.

Milan – July 2017 – QuattroR investment in Fagioli Group seeks to strengthen the financial and capital structure, to support ambitious growth targets to be achieved via internal investments and M&A. The deal will allow the Group to maintain its shareholders base in Italy and to foster expansion in international markets, where the Group already realizes the majority of its revenues.

April 5, 2017

QuattroR: closed first 711 ml€ fund dedicated to the relaunch of Italian corporates undergoing a temporary financial distress

Milan – April 5, 2017 – Signed today the first closing of QuattroR Fund, with initial assets under management of Euro 711 million to be invested in the relaunch of mid/large Italian corporates via recapitalization, restructuring and reorganization. The investors of the fund include Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (anchor investor), Inail, Inarcassa and Cassa Forense.