Mandate Vinge advises BWB Partners in the sale of Heatex AB to the American industrial group Madison Industries

December 18, 2020

Vinge advises BWB Partners and the company’s minority shareholders in the sale of Heatex AB to the American industrial group Madison Industries.

Heatex is a global manufacturer of air-to-air heat exchangers for applications in various buildings, data centers as well as wind turbines. Heatex is headquartered in Malmö with 169 employees in Europe, US and China. In 2020, Heatex is expected to generate revenue of approx. SEK 360 million.

The Vinge team consisted primarily of Jesper Ottergren and Henrik Borna.

Sanctions round-up

Not long time ago sanctions were a rare occurrence which only involved obscure products and countries, and which were decided by the members of the United Nations Security Council. Today, the European Union and, in particular, the United States, impose sanctions and other trade restrictions with high frequency which have the potential to affect any type of transaction. Below you will find a summary of some recent developments.
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