Mandate Vinge advises Marvell in conjunction with the acquisition of Xelerated

January 11, 2012

Vinge has advised Marvell Semiconductors Inc., the world leader within semiconductor solutions and quoted on NASDAQ in conjunction with the acquisition of Xelerated, which provides technology solutions for industrial networks. Xelerated’s majority owner is the Sixth AP fund.

Vinge’s team consisted of partner Johan Winnerblad together with, among others, associates Paul Dali and Albert Wållgren. Partner Fredrik Dahl and associate Åsa Gotthardsson provided advice on the employment law aspects of the transaction and partner Mattias Schömer and associate Tora Hansjons provided tax law advice.

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