Mandate Vinge advises the Private Equity-fund SSVP on acquisition of EuroMaint

October 26, 2016

Vinge is advising SSVP, a fund advised by Private Equity advisor Orlando Nordics, in connection with the acquisition of all the shares in EuroMaint Gruppen AB (“EuroMaint”) from Ratos AB (publ.).

EuroMaint is a leading independent maintenance provider for the Swedish rail transport industry, and has a network of workshops from Luleå in the north to Malmö in the south of Sweden. EuroMaint head office is located in Solna, Sweden and the company has approximately 1050 employees. The transaction is conditional upon approval from competition authorities.

Vinge’s team includes, inter alia, Magnus Hedsund, Anna Edström, Kristoffer Franzkeit, Jessica Salomonsson (M&A), Mathias Lindquist (environmental law), Maria Schultzberg (tax) and Fabian Ekeblad, Adam Sandberg and Josefine Lanker (financing).

Jerker Kjellander is a new partner in Skåne

Dispute resolution expert Jerker Kjellander has been elected as a partner in Vinge’s Skåne office.
November 20, 2020

Amendments to the Swedish Competition Act provide extended powers for the Swedish Competition Authority

Early in 2021, the Swedish Competition Act (2008: 579) will be amended in several important respects. The background to the amendments is Directive (EU) 2019/1 of the European Parliament and of the Council, which aims to harmonize the investigative and sanctioning powers of the European competition authorities in their enforcement of the EU competition rules. Undertakings active in Sweden will be affected by the amendments in several ways.
October 12, 2020