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Vinge advises EQT on merger of FocusVision and Confirmit

January 08, 2021

The Nordic-based PE-forms EQT and Verdance intends to merger their respective portfolio companies FocusVision and Confirmit.

FocusVision was acuiered by EQT 201t and provides software and services for market research. Confirmit was acquired by Verdane 2019 and provides solutions for, inter alia, customer experience and market research. The merger is subject to customary regulatory approvals. 

Vinge’s team consisted of partners Christina Kokko (M&A), Marcus Glader (EU & Competition) and Albert Wållgren (Banking & Finance) and associates Stina Bengtsson (M&A), Pauline Lagerstrand, (Banking & Finance), Ebba Svenburg (Employment), Emma Johansson, Sebastian Örndahl, Anna Grigorian, Xandra Ståhlberg and Alice Noguier (EU & Competition).

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