Rocco Forte Resorts (the group) is entirely chuffed to recount that the Public Funding Fund (PIF) has entered into a definitive agreement to assemble a well-known minority stake in the group. The Forte household will support majority possession and regulate. The affiliation sees the Italian entity CDPE Investimenti (CDPEI) selling its entire stake.
PIF’s funding will encompass an ingredient of predominant equity which is able to creep up the logo’s expansion in both existing and contemporary global markets, constructing on the group’s tune chronicle of growth and vogue that involves eight contemporary properties opened or dedicated in present years.
Sir Rocco Forte will remain Government Chairman, alongside Olga Polizzi, who will proceed as Deputy Chairman. Charles Forte, Lydia Forte and Irene Forte can even proceed to assist key roles in the industrial.
Completion of the transaction is enviornment to regulatory approval.
PIF is a good-attempting accomplice for us going forward. We have established an extremely correct relationship at some stage at some level of our negotiations. They part the identical imaginative and prescient for the logo and the long creep components of the group with the identical ambition to take a protracted-length of time judge. I detect ahead to working with PIF to develop the group and affords a take grasp of to the high level of carrier we offer our possibilities.
We thank CDPEI for having shared the past fruitful eight years at some level of which we both efficiently finished the mission we shared when we started the race, having vastly enhanced the rate of the firm and elevated the group’s presence in Italy and all over Europe. Sir Rocco Forte, Government Chairman of Rocco Forte Hotel
Our funding in Rocco Forte Resorts shows PIF’s self perception in both the industrial replacement and strength of the worldwide hospitality and tourism industries which have confirmed outstanding resilience in present years. As active long-length of time investors, PIF will proceed to make investments strategically in promising sectors to invent sustainable returns globally. Turqi Al Nowaiser, Deputy Governor and Head of International Investments Division at PIF
Established in 1996 by Sir Rocco Forte and Olga Polizzi, Rocco Forte Resorts is an global-eminent operator of landmark luxurious motels in outstanding city and resort places. The group at the moment operates 14 motels and motels, moreover 20 personal villas, in conjunction with some of Europe’s most iconic properties. An additional three motels are this skill that of open in 2024 and 2025.