Mandate System OK AB sold to Sonic Solutions Inc.

February 19, 2007

System OK AB is start-up company which has quickly grown from being a part of the business incubator Chalmers Innovation, to a successful company in the IT industry. The company develops the software BackOnTrack, that is used to quickly restore crashed personal computers. The company was sold to Sonic Solutions Inc., listed on NASDAQ, for approximately SEK 75 million.

Vinge acted as advisors to the owners of System OK AB, inter alia, Stiftelsen Chalmers Innovation, Innovationsbron Väst Startup AB, the founders Alexander Hars and Lars Karlsson, as well as a number of other private owners. Advisors involved from Vinge were Fredrik Persson, Johanna Björnum, Therése Bruze (tax), and Ulf Käll (tax).

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