Mandate Vinge advises CapMan on acquisition of Cederroth International AB

May 21, 2008

Vinge is advising funds managed by CapMan in connection with the acquisition of Cederroth International AB. The Cederroth group is a leading manufacturer and distributor in the toiletries and household, woundcare and healthcare categories of the consumer goods market and the first aid category in business-to-business market. The transaction is subject to applicable competition law approvals and other customary closing conditions.

The Vinge team advising CapMan includes corporate partner Jan Byström and corporate associates Malin Helgesen, Mats Hävermark, Erik Plith, Anna-Sofia Nilsson Prevell, Caroline Strömbäck and Martin Folke. Partner Mikael Ståhl and associate Sara Axelsson are advising on the financing of the transaction. Partner Johan Karlsson and associates Peter Forsberg and Emma Nörler are providing competition law advice. Partner Per Eric Alvsing and associates Tina Hård, Anna Möller and Kristoffer Nordman are providing intellectual property advice. Partner Fredrik Dahl and associate Per Westman are providing employment and benefits advice. Associate Johan Cederblad provides environmental advice.

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