Kristoffer Sällfors

Member of the Swedish Bar Association Public procurement Expert
  • Stockholm
  • Languages:
    Swedish, English, German

Kristoffer Sällfors specialises in public procurement and procurement in the utilities sectors. He has many years’ experience in the field and is regularly engaged by contracting authorities and entities to advise on all stages of procurement. Kristoffer is also engaged by suppliers to the public sector and in conjunction with M&A within the public sector. He has experience of concession procurements and social issues relating to procurements. Kristoffer is regularly engaged in review cases by contracting authorities/entities as well as by suppliers, and he has extensive experience of conducting litigation before the Swedish courts as well as before the Court of Justice of the European Union. In addition, he also lectures at universities and at conferences both in Sweden and abroad.

Mentions

 ‘Kristoffer Sällfors is a highly skilled and extremely dedicated lawyer. His long experience of working in the field of public procurement law has given him an in depth knowledge in the most complex areas of this field of law. He also has a unique experience of representing in the Court of Justice of the European Union.’

‘Kristoffer Sällfors has an interesting background that has been helpful for my case. He has a unique insight and makes good conclusions from this. I think he does a fantastic job and are competent in the field but I would not have expected anything less. He meets my expectations, which were set very high.’ Legal 500 2022

Daniel Wendelsson and Kristoffer Sällfors. Two of the top experts within public procurement law in Sweden. You can feel comfortable that an analysis from them on a procurement matter is of the highest level. - Legal 500 2021

Education

  • University of Nottingham, Executive Program in Public Procurement Law and Policy 2015-2016
  • Lund University, Master of Law (LL.M.) 2008

Experience

  • The Swedish Competition Authority 2011-2019 (case officer 2011-2012, senior adviser 2012-2013, legal counsel 2013-2019)
  • Nova Law Firm 2009-2011 (associate lawyer)
  • Lindahl Law Firm 2008-2009 (associate lawyer)

Other qualifications

  • Expert in the Swedish Government Official Report on procurement and collective agreements (SOU 2015:78 and 2016:15).
  • Guest lecturer in public procurement at Stockholm University and Uppsala University. 

Awards

Mandates

Mandate June 09, 2022

Vinge advises Procuritas on its acquisition of We Select

Vinge advises Procuritas Capital Investors in connection with its acquisition of a majority stake in…

Mandate November 25, 2021

Vinge advises YrkesAkademin in connection with its acquisition of Arcus

Vinge has advised YA Holding AB (publ) ("YrkesAkademin") in connection with its acquisition of Arcus…

Mandate October 22, 2021

Vinge has advised Platinum Equity Advisors LLC

Vinge has advised Platinum Equity Advisors LLC in connection with the acquisition of the global envi…

Mandate August 20, 2021

Vinge acted as Swedish legal advisor to EQT Private Equity and PRO Unlimited

Vinge has acted as Swedish legal advisor to EQT Private Equity and PRO Unlimited in connection with…

Mandate July 06, 2020

Vinge has advised Axcel on its investment in AddPro

Axcel has signed an agreement to aquire a majority ownership stake in AddPro, a Swedish leading prov…

Mandate June 12, 2020

Vinge advises EQT Infrastructure II in connection with its divestment of the Hector Rail group to Ancala Infrastructure

Vinge has advised EQT Infrastructure II in connection with entering into an agreement to divest the…

Articles

Article August 24, 2021

Undantagen från upphandlingsskyldigheten

UPPHANDLINGSRÄTTSLIG TIDSKRIFT, nr 2 2021
Article October 23, 2019

Elektroniska auktioner i offentlig upphandling – prispressare eller prishöjare?

Upphandlingsrättslig tidskrift NO 3, s. 129, 2019
Article September 17, 2018

Konkurrensrättsliga överträdelser och upphandlingsrättsliga konsekvenser – om upphandlande myndigheters möjligheter att utesluta anbudsgivare som brutit mot förbuden i konkurrenslagen

Europarättslig tidskrift no 4, s. 579, 2018
Article July 26, 2016

Krav på tjänstepensioner och försäkringar i offentlig upphandling – om likabehandlingsprincipens betydelse för utstationeringsdirektivets begränsningar

Upphandlingsrättslig tidskrift, no 4, s. 393, 2016
Article September 16, 2014

Nytt direktiv om koncessioner – förtydligande, förändring, förbättring?

Europarättslig tidskrift, no 3, s. 477, 2014
Article September 04, 2012

Tjänstekoncessioner

Europarättslig tidskrift no 3, s. 420, 2012