Year: 2020

Industry: Beauty & Personal Care

Service: Sell-Side M&A

Geography: North America

Financo Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Olaplex on Sale to Advent International

Olaplex is a haircare revolution. Founded in 2014 by beauty industry veterans Dean and Darcy Christal, Olaplex is the creator of the bond building category, focused on repairing broken and damaged hair on a molecular level. Word of “The Power of Olaplex” spread among hair stylists, and the brand quickly became a global sensation. In just five years, with the overwhelming support of the brand’s loyal stylist and advocate base, Olaplex has emerged as one of the largest independent haircare brands in the world. Backed by patented technology, Olaplex offers products exclusive to professionals and sold through the professional, retail and e-commerce channels.

  • 2020

This transaction was completed prior to Raymond James’ acquisition of Financo.