Latour Capital Sells YellowKorner

July 22, 2021

Willkie advised Latour Capital on the disposal of its stake in YellowKorner.

On July 20, Latour Capital announced the disposal of its stake in YellowKorner, a world leader in art photography accessible to all, to investment company Blue Altitude Invest (BAI).

Founded in 2006, YellowKorner publishes and distributes photographs of renowned or promising artists in limited and numbered editions at affordable prices.

YellowKorner operates a network of more than 130 company-owned or franchised galleries across 25 countries globally. The group employs more than 200 people and has exclusivity partnerships with 250 photographers worldwide. During the six years that Latour has supported the development of the company, YellowKorner has focused on increasing its online sales by expanding its multi-channel offer, strengthening its distribution model, as well as optimizing its production site in Poland.

Willkie’s deal team is led by partner Christophe Garaud and includes associate Sarah Bibas.