London points the way to private clubs boom

Earlier this month, the billionaire rag-trade tycoon Richard Caring clinched a €141 million deal to buy a majority stake in Soho House, the luxury British private members’ club group.

Susan Mitchell

Deputy Editor and Health Editor @susmitchellsbp
26th January, 2008

Earlier this month, the billionaire rag-trade tycoon Richard Caring clinched a €141 million deal to buy a majority stake in Soho House, the luxury British private members’ club group.

Caring, whose portfolio already includes a number of upmarket restaurants and private clubs in London, is understood to have bought out minority investors in the club. Nick Jones, the club’s founder, increased his stake in the business to 20 per cent.

That deal, together...

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