Made in Italy Fund
Fashion, Design, Beauty, Food & Wine
Supported and managed by Quadrivio & Pambianco, the first private equity fund to invest in Made in Italy excellence
We are the first Italian private equity fund focusing on investments in the fashion, design, beauty and food & wine sectors. We constantly monitor the main international trends, with an eye to investing in high-potential companies ready for international expansion, thus speeding up their growth and accentuating their creativity and expertise.
Made in Italy Fund is a themed fund focusing on SMEs operating in segments representing Italian excellence. We pay particularly close attention to small-to-medium-sized enterprises, which today make up a substantial portion of the Italian market.
WHY MADE IN ITALY
Italian enterprises operating in the fashion, design, beauty and food & wine sectors have always been symbols of creativity and production excellence, and stand as an investment opportunity for sector operators.
Our team is made up of highly qualified professionals with lengthy experience in their specific sectors. They are able to offer businesses a mid-to-long-term strategic vision, without altering the company’s DNA while also conserving its cultural heritage. We work alongside the existing administration team, thus ensuring management continuity and providing the capital and all the necessary operative support.
The team plays a leading role in creating value for our portfolio companies by:
- Strengthening and supporting the company management
- Bringing in financial resources
- Fostering growth
- Consolidating market positioning
- Sharing know-how
- Pursuing acquisitions (buy & build strategy)
Xtrawine is a digital company specialized in online wine sales. It started out in business in 2009 thanks to the enthusiasm and partnership between four enterprisers with complementary skills, all sharing a passion for fine wines and firmly believing in the potential of the internet market. Today the company is a point of reference in wine distribution and online purchases. In 2019 it was selected as Best Italian E-commerce Website by Aicel, the Italian association for online trade; it has topped the prominent La Repubblica Affari & Finanza awards in the wine category, and in 2021 received the prestigious ‘three-corkscrew’ recognition from Gambero Rosso as one of Italy's best wine stores