Quilvest's History

The Quilvest history can be traced back to 1888 when the Bemberg family founded the Quilmes Brewery in Argentina.

2022

Sale of CBP Quilvest in Luxembourg and Quilvest Banque Privée in Paris

2021

Acquisition of WX Brands, one of US’ Top 15 wineries, by the Bemberg Family

2017

Buy back of all the shares held by non-Bemberg family members

2016

Delisting of Quilvest S.A. shares from the Luxembourg Stock Exchange

2011

Quilvest merged its banking activities with the Luxembourg bank Compagnie de Banque Privée, creating Quilvest Wealth Management

2010

Acquisition of Peñaflor, one of the largest international wine conglomerates, by the Bemberg Family

2006

Full divestment from Quilmes Industrial S.A. (Quinsa) by the Bemberg Family

2002

Opening of the Quilvest Private Equity platform to external investors

1999

Quilvest Switzerland extends services to non-Bemberg family members

1997

Entreprises Quilmes changed its name to Quilvest

1996

First Royalties investment

1980

First Hedge Fund investment

1972

First Private Equity investment

1950

Launch of US merchant banking activity

1932

Quilvest Switzerland Wealth Management & Family Office founded in Zurich

1917

Quilvest Banque Privée founded in Paris

1913

Quilmes Industrial S.A. (Quinsa) listed on the Paris Stock Exchange

1888

Quilmes Brewery founded by the Bemberg Family in Argentina