Mandate Vinge advises in connection with the sale of Lipac Liftar

March 28, 2019

Vinge has advised Lipac Holding in connection with the sale of its subsidiary Lipac Liftar to the international rentals specialist Riwal, with its head office in the Netherlands.

Lipac Liftar rents out lifts and aerial work platforms. The company was founded in 1972 and currently has 37 employees and five depots in central Sweden.

Vinge’s team consisted of Johan Winnerblad, Jesper Lindvall and Kristoffer Larsson.

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