Mandate Skandia Investment and Investor Growth Capital acquire Swedish Orphan International

May 12, 2005

A consortium comprising of Investor Growth Capital (IGC), Skandia Investment (SI), the Swedish private equity firms and the CEO of Swedish Orphan International AB (SOI) have agreed to acquire the company. SOI is a Sweden based company with the business concept to develop, register, market and distribute orphan drugs, which are pharmaceuticals used in the treatment of rare disorders, for an undisclosed sum.

Vinge acted for Investor Growth Capital and Skandia Investment.
Ulf Sallnäs (responsible partner)
Helena Dandenell, Kristoffer Persson (associates)

Jerker Kjellander is a new partner in Skåne

Dispute resolution expert Jerker Kjellander has been elected as a partner in Vinge’s Skåne office.
November 20, 2020

Amendments to the Swedish Competition Act provide extended powers for the Swedish Competition Authority

Early in 2021, the Swedish Competition Act (2008: 579) will be amended in several important respects. The background to the amendments is Directive (EU) 2019/1 of the European Parliament and of the Council, which aims to harmonize the investigative and sanctioning powers of the European competition authorities in their enforcement of the EU competition rules. Undertakings active in Sweden will be affected by the amendments in several ways.
October 12, 2020