Mandate Vinge has advised Lifco AB (publ)

February 13, 2017

Vinge has advised Lifco AB (publ) and its wholly owned subsidiary Sorb Industri AB in connection with its acquisition of Haglöf Sweden AB, a world leading supplier of professional forest inventory instruments. Lifco acquires and develops market-leading niche businesses with the potential to deliver sustainable profit growth and robust cash flows. The Group has three business areas: Dental, Demolition & Tools and Systems Solutions. The Lifco Group comprises 133 companies in 28 countries. In 2015 the Group reported EBITA of MSEK 1,186 on sales of around BSEK 7.9, with an EBITA margin of 15.0%.

The Vinge team consists of partner Erik Gabrielson together with associate Mattias Sköld and, inter alia, Mathias Lindquist, Ida Christensson, Kristoffer Franzkeit and Hampus Wikerstål.

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DAC 6 – EU Directive concerning reportable cross‑border tax arrangements

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