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Vinge advises consortium led by Advent International on acquisition of Hoist Group Holding Intressenter AB (publ)

June 24, 2021

Vinge together with Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is advising a consortium led by Advent International in connection with its acquisition of Hoist Group Holding Intressenter AB (publ) (the ”Hoist Group”).

Hoist Group provides technology solutions to hotels, enabling them to manage coherent end-to-end digital journeys for their guests. Hoist Group optimizes guest services by correlating and analyzing the data that comes from its innovative Property Management & Booking Software, Managed IP Networks, Internet and TV Content as well as from many other digital touchpoints. Headquartered in Stockholm with 20 offices across EMEA, Hoist Group has nearly 500 dedicated staff serving over 8,000 unique hotels.

The sale is subject to standard regulatory approval, among other things, and is expected to be completed in the second half of 2021. In France, the agreement is subject to completion of French works council consultations.

The Vinge team advising Advent International includes partners Daniel Rosvall, Henrik Borna and Anna Edström, counsel Emelie Svensäter Jerntorp and associates Carl Sander and Viktor Lennartsson. Counsel Fredrik Christiansson advises on financing matters

 

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