The Piper Podcast - Orlebar Brown: The poolside idea that became a global brand legend owned by Chanel 

Piper – Growing Brands Consumers Love · Adam Brown, founder of Orlebar Brown As our first email of the year, we are excited to share the first episode from our new and fourth season of our podcast series, How I Grew My Brand, where we talk to founders growing what we at Piper call brand legends. You

Orlebar Brown sets sail from Piper to luxury fashion group CHANEL

Piper has exited its investment in Orlebar Brown, the luxury swim and resort wear brand, to Chanel SA. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.   Founded in 2007 by Adam Brown and former business partner Julia Simpson-Orlebar, Orlebar Brown pioneered the tailored approach to men’s beach and swim shorts and has since evolved
It has been an honour working closely with Adam and the great team at Orlebar Brown on their entrepreneurial journey. Congratulations to them and to Piper, our fabulous investor, on a great outcome.
John Ayton, MBE, Chairman of Orlebar Brown

Orlebar Brown: ‘Behind the brand’ video for Mr Porter

Adam Brown, founder of Orlebar Brown, alongside Mr Porter has created this video to provide an insight into the design and manufacturing process at the brand.

Orlebar Brown launches Canary Wharf store and womenswear

Orlebar Brown opened its biggest UK store, and the first to stock its full womenswear collection, in Canary Wharf. The 850 sq ft store is the 4th Orlebar Brown store in the UK, located in the new Jubilee Place extension in Canary Wharf and one of 25 new stores in the 44,000 sq ft retail

Piper invests £8m in Orlebar Brown

Piper has taken a significant minority stake in Orlebar Brown, one of the UK’s most exciting premium menswear clothing brands. Founded in 2007 by Adam Brown and former business partner Julia Simpson-Orlebar, Orlebar Brown immediately filled a gap in the market by providing a more tailored approach to beach and swim shorts for men. Since
Piper has worked hard to complete the deal in six weeks, so that the business wasn’t distracted at its key selling time, and are committed to building Orlebar Brown into a globally recognized, British luxury fashion business.
Adam Brown, Founder