Mandate Vinge advises NTT Communications on acquisition of Secode AB

August 11, 2010

Vinge is advising NTT Communications Corporation in connection with the acquisition of 100% of the shares in Secode AB from Norvestor, Berg-Hansen, Aumar and others. Secode is the leading Digital Security Company in the Northern Europe and provides 24/7 Managed Security Services and Security Consulting to companies and organizations. NTT Communications is the international and long distance service arm of NTT (Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corporation), one of the largest telecommunications companies in the world (ranked 31st in the Global Fortune 500 list of 2010).

The Vinge team includes partner Daniel Rosvall and associates Peter Sundgren and Fredrik von der Esch (M&A), partner Carl Johan af Petersens and associate Moa Bergsten (IT Telecom), associates Åsa Gotthardsson and Annie Koch (employment), and counsel Per Karlsson (antitrust).

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Jerker Kjellander is a new partner in Skåne

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