Jonas Johansson

Partner
  • Stockholm
  • Languages:
    Swedish, English

Jonas Johansson has considerable experience of private M&A, private equity and corporate law issues in relation to private M&A transactions and advises both sponsors and industrial actors. Jonas regularly represents clients in relation to various types of acquisitions and disposals and structured deals and also advises on corporate and contract law issues.

Mentions

‘We are particularly impressed by the team headed by Jonas Johansson and assisted mainly by Carl Sander. The team has exceptional skills within forestry, infrastructure and real assets both from an industry and sponsor perspective, creating a most dynamic practice.’

‘Jonas Johansson impressed with his exceptional understanding of forestry and real asset related matters, exceptional negotiating skills and to-the-point advice. Carl Sander supported the effort with contract negotiations and also managed the due diligence exercise. Both were very diligent, hard-working and available at all times.’ - Legal 500 2021

Jonas Johansson regularly advises on strategic acquisitions, including leveraged buyouts. He also assists with corporate restructuring mandates and acts for startup companies on investment rounds. A client underlines that he is "proactive, creative, commercial and service-minded." - Chambers & Partners 2021

Jonas Johansson is acknowledged as Next Generation Partners in Legal 500 2020 

Clients describe Jonas Johansson as "commercial, ambitious, hard-working and creative." - Chambers & Partners 2020

Jonas Johansson is ranked as Notable practitioner at IFLR 1000 2020

Clients are full of praise for Jonas Johansson, who is 'very proactive, professional, and has a high understanding of negotiation dynamics', – Legal 500, 2019

Jonas Johansson is acknowledged as a Next generation lawyer in Legal 500 (2019 edition)

One source describes him as "responsive, hard-working and knowledgeable," and highlights his "attention to detail." (Private Equity) Chambers & Partners 2019

Jonas Johansson  enters the numerical rankings after receiving considerable praise, with one client saying: "He is very knowledgeable, extremely proactive and service-minded." (Corporate/ M&A) Chambers & Partners 2019

Jonas Johansson is ranked as Notable practitioner at IFLR 1000 2019

Clients recommend him because "he gives practical solutions on how to solve different issues, and how to renegotiate to find solutions that safeguard the client's interests, but are also acceptable to the other party." The same source is also impressed by his "broad knowledge of the regulations and practices with regard to M&A." - Chambers & Partners 2018

Jonas Johansson is acknowledged as a Next generation lawyer in Legal 500 (2018 edition).

Practice Areas

Business Sectors

Education

  • University of Uppsala, LL.M., 2008
  • University of Minnesota Law School, USA, 2007

Awards

Mandate

Mandate June 16, 2021

Vinge has advised Priveq Investment in connection with the investment in ROL

Today ROL offers workspace solutions including software and ergonomically optimized office furniture…

Mandate June 15, 2021

Vinge has advised Litorina in connection with the acquisition of Brödernas

Brödernas is a fast-growing restaurant chain focused on serving high-quality burger and pizza in Swe…

Mandate April 20, 2021

Vinge has advised FAM AB in connection with the acquisition of Grand Group

Vinge has advised FAM AB in connection with the acquisition of Grand Group from Patricia Industries…

Mandate March 11, 2021

Vinge advises Procuritas Capital Investors VI on its acquisition of Polarn O. Pyret AB

The clothing company Polarn O. Pyret AB is acquired by Procuritas Capital Investors IV from RNB Reta…

Mandate February 15, 2021

Vinge advises Atlas Antibodies on the acquisition of HistoCyte Laboratories

Vinge advises Atlas Antibodies AB (majority owned by Patricia Industries, a part of Investor AB), in…

Mandate February 08, 2021

Vinge advises the sellers on the sale of WeHunt

Vinge advises the sellers in connection with the sale of WeHunt Nordic AB to Open Air Group AB

Mandate October 07, 2020

Vinge advises G-Loot in its half a billion SEK financing round

Vinge has advised the esports company G-Loot Global Esports AB (publ) in connection with its financi…

Mandate September 01, 2020

Vinge advises the founders in connection with Polaris’ investment in Distriktstandvården

Vinge advises the founders of Distriktstandvården Ibbe Gnem and Jan Lindqvist in connection with Pol…

Mandate August 11, 2020

Vinge advises Litorina V in connection with the acquisition of Sushi Yama

Sushi Yama is a leading sushi restaurant chain with over 45 restaurants in Sweden.

Mandate April 22, 2020

Vinge advises when Lendify, a fintech company and one of Sweden’s largest challengers to the banking sector, completes a share issue of SEK 148m

Vinge has advised Lendify AB (publ) (”Lendify”) in connection with raising of capital from new and c…

Mandate September 30, 2019

Vinge advises Litorina V and the JOHBECO Group in connection with the acquisition of Arvo Kokkonen Oy

Arvo Kokkonen Oy is a leading Finnish distributor of fresh produce with a focus on fish and shellfis…

Mandate September 10, 2019
Mandate August 28, 2019

Vinge advises the founders of the leading online education search provider company Educations Media Group in connection with a transaction.

Vinge has advised three of the co-founders of Educations Media Group (“EMG”), a Nordic market leadin…

Mandate May 31, 2019

Vinge advises FAM in connection with the restructuring of Bergvik Skog and the formation of Kopparfors Skogar

FAM and other shareholders in Bergvik Skog AB have performed a restructuring of the ownership of Ber…

Mandate November 19, 2018

Vinge has advised Wassum in connection with its merger with Söderberg & Partners

Wassum and Söderberg & Partners have merged and formed Wassum/Söderberg & Partners Instituti…

Mandate September 03, 2018

Vinge advises Ultimovacs AS on its acquisition of the immunotherapy business of Immuneed AB

Vinge together with the Norwegian law firm Schjodt advises the Norwegian pharmaceuticals company Ult…

Mandate July 31, 2018

Vinge advises Swedish Match in the acquisition of Gotlandssnus

Founded in 2002, Gotlandssnus develops, produces, and sells both snus and nicotine-free products, wi…

Mandate June 15, 2018

Vinge has advised Litorina V and the Bergfalk group

Vinge has advised Litorina V and the Bergfalk group in connection with the acquisition of Johan i Ha…

Mandate January 23, 2018

Vinge has advised Litorina V in connection with its acquisition of the Bergfalk group

Vinge has advised Litorina V in connection with its acquisition of the Bergfalk group, a leading Swe…

Mandate January 08, 2018

Vinge has advised Lendify in connection with a capital raising

Lendify, a Swedish platform for the granting and brokering of consumer credits, has carried out a ca…

Mandate June 13, 2017

Vinge advised Nalka Strukturfond AB in connection with the acquisition of Cibes

Vinge has advised Nalka Strukturfond AB in connection with the acquisition of CL Intressenter AB (”C…

Mandate June 02, 2017

Vinge advises FAM AB on the acquisition of Sandvik Process Systems

Vinge advises FAM AB on the acquisition of Sandvik Process Systems (”SPS”) from Sandvik AB at a pric…

Mandate May 22, 2017

Vinge has advised Lendify in connection with a Swedish securitisation

Lendify AB (”Lendify”), a P2P-lending platform, has issued SEK 200,000,000 bonds on 30 May 2017 thro…

Mandate May 05, 2017

Vinge advises Adelis in connection with the acquisition of Knightec

Vinge is advising Adelis Equity Partners Fund 1 AB in connection with its acquisition of Knightec wh…

Mandate April 04, 2017

Vinge advises Beijer Alma and Beijer Tech in connection with the acquisition of Svenska Brandslangsfabriken

Vinge has advised Beijer Alma’s subsidiary Beijer Tech in conjunction with the acquisition of Svensk…

Mandate September 01, 2016

Vinge advises Fidelio Capital in connection with acquisition of majority shareholding in NN07

Vinge has advised Fidelio Capital in connection with the acquisition of the majority of the shares i…

Mandate May 06, 2016

vinge advises on sale of Grolls

Vinge is advising Litorina and other owners in connection with the sale of Björnkläder Intressenter…

Mandate January 25, 2016

Vinge is advising Nytida in connection with merger with the Solhaga Group

Vinge is advising Nytida, which is part of Ambea, in connection with the merger with Solhagagruppen…

News

Vinge has received the highest ranking in 14 of 18 categories in Legal 500’s recently released rankings.
News April 16, 2021

Vinge has received the highest ranking in 14 of 18 categories in Legal 500’s recently released rankings.

The following practice areas have been awarded Tier 1 in The Legal 500’s EMEA guide: Banking & Finan…

M&A in Sweden and the impact of Covid-19
News April 07, 2020

M&A in Sweden and the impact of Covid-19

We started to see signs of a decrease in M&A activity during Q4 2019 and following a relatively slug…