Vinge advises the founder of Hub Planner in connection with sale to Monterro

November 24, 2022

Vinge has advised the founder Stephen Martin in relation to the sale of a majority of the shares in Hub Planner and its software platform for resource management to the private equity firm Monterro.

Hub Planner was founded in 2013 in Stockholm by the Irishman Stephen Martin. The company’s software platform is provided as SaaS-solution and focusses on resource scheduling, vacation and time off planning as well as timesheets. Hub Planner’s current customers include companies such as Mercedes, Havas and Pfizer, but the largest customer group is consultancy firms that with the help of the platform e.g. can plan and staff projects and report hours worked.

Vinge’s team consisted of Jonas Johansson and Carl Sander (M&A) and Sara Strandberg (Employment).


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