Mandate Vinge advises Actuant Corporation on the acquisition of CrossControl AB

August 22, 2012

Vinge is advising Actuant Corporation in connection with the acquisition of CrossControl AB. CrossControl is a leading provider of advanced electronic solutions for user-machine interaction, vehicle control, and mobile connectivity in critical environements and has annual revenues of approximately $40 million. Actuant Corporation is a diversified industrial company with operations in more than 30 countries.

The Vinge team advising Actuant Corporation includes partner Johan Göthberg, associates Karl Svantemark, Rime Dreber and Karl Hahtovirta. Counsel Maria Schultzberg provides tax law advice and Åsa Gotthardsson is providing employment law advice.

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