Mandate Vinge advises Lantbrukarnas Ekonomi-Aktiebolag in connection with the sale of LRF Konsult AB

March 13, 2018

Vinge has advised Lantbrukarnas Ekonomi-Aktiebolag in connection with the sale of a majority of its consultancy operations in LRF Konsult AB.

LRF Konsult has 75 000 small enterprisers as customers and 130 offices all around the country, and had most recently a turnover of approximately SEK 1 billion. Lantbrukarnas Ekonomi-Aktiebolag will continue to be a minority owner and will hold approximately one fourth of the shares. The acquisition is conditional upon approval by the Swedish Competition Authority.

Vinge’s team consisted primarily of responsible partner Christina Kokko as well as partners Eva Fredrikson and Carl Johan af Petersens as well as associates Alex Miler, Marith Welin-Berger, Malin Malm Waerme and Christoffer Nordin.

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