Coty Inc is a New York based beauty company with portfolios in fragrance, color cosmetics and skin care.


Last Funding Type
Private Equity(PE)
Beauty,Consumer Goods,Cosmetics,Health Care,Retail
Founded date
Jan 1, 1904
Number Of Employee
10001 - max
Operating Status
Stock Symbol
Also Known As

Coty Inc. is engaged in manufacturing, marketing and distribution of women’s and men’s fragrances, color cosmetics and skin and body care related products globally. The Company operates in three segments: Fragrances, Color Cosmetics and Skin & Body Care. The Company’s power brands consist of adidas, Calvin Klein, Chloe, Davidoff, Marc Jacobs, OPI, philosophy, Playboy, Rimmel and Sally Hansen. The Company sells products in each of its segments through retailers, including hypermarkets, supermarkets, independent and chain drug stores and pharmacies, upscale perfumeries, upscale and mid-tier department stores, nail salons, specialty retailers, duty-free shops and traditional food, drug and mass retailers.

Innovation is in their bloodstream. They capture trends sooner, thereby creating enduring brands that speak to the aspirations and lifestyles of today's customers. Driven by passion, creative freedom, and an entrepreneurial spirit, COTY has built a unique portfolio of beauty brands that have produced some of the strongest consumer franchises in history.

Their employees will tell you that the culture at COTY is what makes the difference in the first place. The entrepreneurial spirit drives their teams to move their brands and ideas faster, further, and freer.

Funding Rounds

Number of Funding Rounds
Total Funding Amount
Coty has raised a total of $1.75B in funding over 2 rounds. Their latest funding was raised on May 12, 2020 from a Post-IPO Equity round.
Announced Date Round Money Raised Number of Investors Lead Investors Post Valuation
May 12, 2020 Post-IPO Equity $750M 1 Kohlberg Kravis Roberts Detail
Jun 13, 2013 IPO $1B Detail
Jan 26, 2011 Private Equity(PE) 2 Detail


Number of Investments
Number of Lead Investments
Coty has made 1 investments. Their most recent investment was on Jun 29, 2020, when KKW Beauty raised $200M.
Date Company Name
Round Money Raised Industry Lead Investor
Jun 29, 2020 KKW Beauty
Corporate Round $200M Beauty Yes


Number of Lead Investors
Number of Investors
Coty is funded by 3 investors. Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Berkshire Partners are the most recent investors.
Investor Name Lead Investor Funding Round
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts Yes Post-IPO Equity
Berkshire Partners Private Equity(PE)
Rhône Group Private Equity(PE)

Employee Profiles

Number of Employee Profiles
Coty has 14 current employee profiles, including Board member Olivier Goudet
Board member
Board member


Coty has acquired 13 organizations. Their most recent acquisition was Del Laboratories on Dec 7, 2007. They acquired Del Laboratories for 0.

Date Company Name
Industry Acquisition Type Price
Dec 7, 2007 Del Laboratories
Cosmetics acquisition Detail
Beauty acquisition Detail
Nov 23, 2010 Philosophy Beauty
Beauty acquisition Detail
Nov 29, 2010 OPI Products
Beauty acquisition Detail
Dec 6, 2010 Tjoy
Manufacturing acquisition Detail