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Vinge advises Axcel VI and Currentum in connection with the acquisitions of Gullikssons El, Elkalkyl och Elprojektering and Reglerab

September 13, 2022

Vinge advises Axcel VI and the Currentum Group in connection with the acquisitions of J. Gullikssons El Aktiebolag, Elkalkyl och Elprojektering i Sverige AB and Reglerab AB.

The companies provide services in planning, installation and service in the electrical and construction sectors and are based in Stockholm and Mälardalen. Together, the companies have a turnover of approximately SEK 155 million and approximately 100 employees. Following the acquisitions, Currentum is expected to have a turnover of approximately SEK 3 billion and will engage just over 1,000 employees.

Vinge’s team consisted of partner Christina Kokko together with Carl Fredrik Wachtmeister, Linnea Petersson and Philip Moré (M&A), Isak Willborg (Construction), Sara Strandberg (Employment), Calle Tengwall Pagels (Financing), Frida Ställborn (Real Estate) and Anna Ekdahl Roos (project assistant).

Proposal for a European Media Freedom Act

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The European Commission proposes a new Single Market Emergency Instrument

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New partners and counsels appointed at Vinge’s Gothenburg office

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