Mandate Vinge advises Industrifonden in connection with investment in Widespace

July 05, 2012

Vinge has advised Industrifonden in connection with an investment in Widespace whereby Industrifonden and Northzone have provided a combined investment of SEK 27 million. Widespace AB is a mobile ad network company which has developed, among other things, an advertising management system for displaying advertisements in mobile applications. The funds will be used to finance the company’s continued international expansion.

Vinge’s team consisted of partner Johan Larsson and associate Claes Henriksson.

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