Vinge advises Beijer Byggmaterial in connection with the acquisition of Centro Kakel & Klinker

September 07, 2021

Vinge has advised Beijer Byggmaterial AB in connection with the acquisition of Centro Kakel & Klinker AB.

Centro is one of Sweden’s largest resellers of tiles, clinkers and accessories with a history spanning more than 50 years. Centro has 10 stores in total as well as a central storage facility located in Bro. The head office is located in Järfälla in Stockholm.

Vinge’s team consisted of, among others, Jonas BergströmJoacim RydergårdVilhelm Rondahl and Ellinor Wargenbrant (M&A), Frida Ställborn (Real Property/Lease Agreements), Lina Österberg (Environment), Karl-Hugo Engdahl (GDPR), Ebba Svenburg, Elin Broman (Employment Law) and Nathalie Hughes (VDR).

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