• University of Uppsala, LLM 1975




  • Partner, Mannheimer Swartling 2000-2005
  • Head of Enskilda Law 1988-2000
  • Legal Department, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken 1981-1988
  • Associate, Advokatfirman Lagerlöf 1978-1981
  • Law Clerk, Södra Roslags District Court 1975-1978


The Regulation of Takeovers in Sweden - An Interplay Between the Rulemaker and the Takeover Panel German and Nordic perspectives on Company Law and Capital Markets Law, 2015 April 28, 2015
The regulation of takeovers in Sweden – an interplay between the rulemaker and the Takeover Panel [in Swedish] Aktiemarknadsnämnden 25 år. 2011 Jan. 1, 2011
The interests of the shareholders and the duties of the target board members [in Swedish] Aktieägares rättigheter. Stockholm Centre for Commercial Law. 2009 May 1, 2009


The Swedish Takeover Code – An Annotated Commentary, 2016 Dec. 31, 2016
Annoted commentary on the Swedish Takeover Code and the Swedish Takeovers Act [in Swedish]. Fourth edition 2015 April 30, 2015

Other qualifications

  • Member of the Swedish Securities Council.
  • Member of the Board of the Stockholm Centre for Commercial Law at the University of Stockholm
  • Member of the Working Group of the Swedish Industry and Commerce Stock Exchange Committee.
  • Expert in the commission of inquiry regarding prospectuses
  • Expert in the commission of inquiry regarding takeovers


Göran Nyström is ranked as Highly regarded at IFLR 1000 2019

Göran Nyström enjoys a wealth of expertise in ECM and public M&A. Sources note that "he has an excellent reputation and great experience in all types of capital markets transactions." - Chambers Global 2018

Senior statesman Göran Nyström is well respected for his "impressive experience" of ECM and public M&A. He receives particular commendation for his expertise in complex takeovers. - Chambers Global & Europe 2017

The "extremely experienced" Göran Nyström is a senior figure in the market who is recognised for his expert knowledge of equity capital market matters. He advises both domestic and international clients on a range of matters, including IPOs and secondary offerings. His wider practice also encompasses general corporate law. - Chambers Global & Europe 2016

Highly reputed public M&A and ECM expert Göran Nyström receives effusive praise from clients. "He is one of the most experienced lawyers on the market," say sources, who also highlight his ability in complex takeovers." - Chambers Global & Europe 2015

Göran Nyström is unique in the market. He knows everything there is to know about our matters and is always available. Interviewees also appreciate his integrity, creativity and business acumen.- Chambers Global & Europe 2014

Göran is very solid, very knowledgeable in Swedish securities law and one of the most solid in Sweden in that field," "He is creative as well as solid and knowledgeable." - IFLR 1000 2013