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Mencyclopaedia: Brunello Cucinelli

Brunello Cucinelli by Sante Castignani | Source: WSJ

“Cucinelli the man is far louder than his clothes – but not in quite the usual Italian fashion baron manner. Last year, following an IPO of 30 per cent of his business on the Italian stock market that was 17 times oversubscribed and raised 158 million euros, Cucinelli told reporters: ‘This listing shows that romanticism and enlightenment are compatible with a humanist form of capitalism.’”