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Vinge advises on the sale of Infocube AB to Jeeves Information Systems AB

July 01, 2013

Vinge has advises the sellers in connection with the transfer of all shares in Infocube AB to Battery Venture’s subsidiary, Jeeves Information Systems AB. Infocube which, inter alia, conducts operations in Sweden and the US, is the largest distributors of the business. Jeeves has sales of approximately SEK 120 million and has more than 100 employees.

Vinge’s team consisted of responsible partner Anders Strid together with associates Christina Fara (M&A) and Joel Zetterström (IT).

Censor M&A acted as the sellers’ financial advisers.

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