Mandate Vinge advises Litorina Kapital in connection with acquisition of Semantix

December 21, 2009

Litorina Kapital has acquired, together with the company's management, 100 per cent of the shares in the language and communications company, Semantix from the investment fund, Accent Equity 2003.

Semantix is the Nordic region's leading provider of specialised language and communications services. Semantix offers interpretation, translation, training and writing services. The group has a turnover of just over SEK 300 million and has approximately 150 employees.

Vinge's team consisted of responsible partner Johan Winnerblad and partner Mikael Ståhl together with associates Joacim Rydergård and Alexandra Palmér.

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