LVMH replication for India

Rohit Bal and Sabyasachi Mukherjee being roped in.

Private equity firm L Capital is in talks with top Indian designers to create an Indian luxury house resembling LVMH Louis Vuiton Moet Henessey. For the same, L Capital is roping in fashion designers Rohit Bal and Sabyasachi Mukherjee. Besides these, Evoluzione, the multi-designer retailer will also be a part of the agreement. They will be consolidating their separate labels under a single corporate structure to help to speed up across the country and the world. More designers will be added to the club at a later stage.

L Capital plans to invest close to Rs 200 crore in the venture.  It will own minor stakes in the designer labels whereas with Evoluzione, it will be signing a joint venture for the back-end distribution business.