Mandate CapMan Group acquires Inflight Service Europe AB

September 07, 2005

Funds advised by CapMan Oy, the Finnish private equity firm, will acquire the majority of Inflight Service Europe AB, the Swedish travel retail company, in a deal with an undisclosed value. CapMan's funds will acquire a 68% stake in Inflight Service and its co-founders Johan Bjarke and Johan Kullander will hold another 23% in the firm, with the balance held by Inflight's key employees and managers.

Vinge acted for CapMan Group.
Jan Byström (responsible partner)
Mattias Hållberg (associate)

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