Brightwork Brand Holdings Corp. has acquired the Ghurka accessories and luggage brand from Accessory Network Group, WWD has learned.
Brightwork, a private equity firm founded in January, is headed by John Reuter as chief executive officer and Christopher West as chief operating officer. Reuter is a former Time Warner executive while West previously served with Procter & Gamble’s prestige beauty unit and Zac Posen. Terms of the transaction, the firm’s first acquisition, weren’t disclosed.
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