Acquisition of Harrys of London by Charles S. Cohen

Deal typeTransaction Services
IndustryRetail & Consumer

The Midlands BDO Transaction Services team has recently provided financial and taxation due diligence in support of the acquisition of Harrys of London Limited (“Harrys”) by Charles S. Cohen, the New York Based real estate investor.               

Founded in 2001, Harrys is a London based luxury footwear and accessories brand and retailer, selling into domestic and international markets. The investment will continue Harrys global growth aspirations, in particular in the US, Asia and the Middle East.             

It is the second acquisition the Midlands BDO team has supported on behalf of Charles S. Cohen in the space of three months. BDO advised on the investment in Richard James, the London based high end retailer of bespoke suits, menswear and accessories, in March 2017.