Mandate Optimera Svenska AB - sale of TotalPartner AB

May 12, 2005

Ahlsell AB, the Swedish supplier of industrial products, has acquired TotalPartner Optimera AB, the Swedish distributor of industry and construction necessities, from Optimera Svenska AB, for an undisclosed amount. Optimera Svenska AB is part of Optimera Gruppen AS, the Norwegian building materials supplier. TotalPartner Optimera has annual revenues of SEK 440m (EUR 47.5m).

Vinge acted for Optimera Svenska AB.
Jan Örtenholm, Björn Mullaart (responsible partners)
Emma Olnäs (associate)

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