Berluti was founded in 1895 by Italian Alessandro Berluti, and later run by Olga Squeri, also known as Olga Berluti. The LVMH group acquired Berluti in 1993. In 2012, Berluti acquired Paris tailor house Arny’s and launched its first prêt-à-porter menswear collections.

Berluti is headed since 2012 by LVMH’s CEO Bernard Arnault’s son, Antoine Arnault, who also serves as the chairman of Loro Piana. In March 2014, Isabella Capece Galeota became director of image and communications.

In 2017 Business of Fashion named Berluti among the 16 best companies to work for in the fashion industry.

All the footwear manufacturing production is located in the town of Gaibanella in the municipality of Ferrara, while the quality control center at the corporate headquarters in Paris.