Lion Steel Knives was founded in 1969 in Maniago, Italy by Gino Pauletta and his wife Cesarina. The company continues today under the direction of their sons; Gianni, Daniele and Massimo.

Lionsteel Knives strive to introduce designs that are advances in both technology and quality. The philosophy of Lion Steel is to produce the knives using the highest quality materials and world class quality control.