10 December 2012

Beauty retailer feelunique.com acquired

Palamon Capital Partners, a pan-European growth investor, has acquired a majority interest in online beauty retailer feelunique.com. The site offers a selection of premium products in haircare, skincare, cosmetics and fragrances, from brands including Dior, LancĂ´me, Clarins, Guerlain, Yves Saint Laurent, Benefit and Kerastase. feelunique.com also contains editorial content directed by Newby Hands, a beauty journalist and Harper’s Bazaar beauty director-at-large. The company was founded in 2005 and employs more than 125 staff at its headquarters and logistics centre in the Channel Islands. Sirius Equity will invest alongside Palamon in the transaction. Following Palamon’s investment, Sirius co-founders Robert Bensoussan will join the Board of the Company as Chairman and Jim Sharp will join the Board as a Non-Executive Director. Robert is also is Chairman of L.K. Bennett, a board member of Interparfums and former investor in and CEO of Jimmy Choo.
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