Mandate Vinge advises 3i on the acquisition of Global Garden Products

October 16, 2007

Vinge advises 3i on the acquisition of Global Garden Products from ABN AMRO Capital and AAC Capital Partners. Global Garden Products manufactures and sells tractors, lawn mowers and other garden equipment and has its head office in Castelfranco Veneto in Italy. Global Garden Products are also represented in Sweden and in a number of places in Europe, China and Russia.

3i is represented by partner Malin Leffler and Carl Gustaf De Geer with the assistance of associates Mi Gustafsson, Claes Henriksson and Marie Brommesson.

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