Rhône Group is a global private equity firm based in London and New York, with more than $8 billion in assets under management.
Founded in 1996 by Robert F. Agostinelli and M. Steven Langman, the firm focuses on investments in businesses combining a pan-European or transatlantic presence with international expansion prospects.
Rhône Group holds investments in a diversified portfolio of more than 40 companies in the chemicals, consumer goods, specialized materials, business services, and shipping industries.
In June 2022, Rhône Group announced the closing of a continuation fund having acquired a 19.5% stake in Hudson’s Bay Company from another investor. In May 2022, Vista Global announced the acquisitions of Air Hamburg and Jet Edge, thus adding more than 140 aircraft to its owned and managed fleet, in line with its growth strategy. In April 2022, Fogo de Chão announced a $48 million distribution on the back of its strong financial performance and excellent liquidity position.