Mandate Vinge Advises ITV on Acquisition of Anna Carrfors Bråkenheim’s Company Silverback

May 19, 2008

Vinge advises ITV on acquisition of Anna Carrfors Bråkenheim’s company Silverback. The acquisition is part of ITV’s growth strategy were the unit Global Content’s goal is to develop and improve size and distribution so that revenues will increase with 100 percent by 2012. 

The purchase price amounts to GBP 5,2 million. In addition to the specific purchase price additional payment may occur depending on Silverback’s profits over the three years to come. Silverback will be a wholly-owned subsidiary to ITV’s unit Global Content. Anna Carrfors Bråkenheim will continue being the operating Managing Director of Silverback.     

Vinge’s team included Göran Nyström, Malin Leffler, Martin Hall, Claes Henriksson, Petter Elmstedt and Sofia Berg.

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