Mandate Vinge advised HeidelbergCement AG on the sale of Maxit Group

August 31, 2007

Vinge advised German based HeidelbergCement AB on the sale of Maxit Group to French based Saint Gobain. The transaction value was 2.125 billion Euro. Maxit Group manufactures dry mortar and expanded clay products and has operations in 30 countries. The turn over in 2006 was 1.2 billion Euro.

The Vinge team comprised Peter Linderoth together with Anders Lagerlund, Anna Gustafsson, Rikard Azelius and Johanna Lindman.

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