Mandate IK Investment Partners to acquire A-Katsastus Group’s operations in Sweden, Poland and the Baltics

June 04, 2018

Vinge has advised IK Small Cap II Fund in connection with entering into an agreement to acquire Carspect AB, SIA Scantest, Autotest Polska Sp. Z.o.o and A-Ülevaatus OÜ (“the Group”), from A-Katsastus Group Oy, a leading provider of vehicle inspection services in Northern Europe.

Completion of the transaction is subject to customary conditions.

Vinge’s team consisted of, among others, partner Jonas Bergström together with associates Johanna Wiberg, Michaela Cronemyrand Karolina Cohrs (M&A), partner Louise Brorson Salomon together with associate Lionardo Ojeda (financing).

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Brexit and free movement of persons

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May 18, 2020