Jan Jensen

Partner, Stockholm



Jan is the head of the Firm's Nordic Private Equity group and part of the Global M&A team. Jan has more than 20 years of experience in the Nordic private equity and M&A market and has advised on many complex deals in the region. Jan works with leading Nordic and European private equity firms and their portfolio companies as well as international corporates.

Prior joining White & Case Jan was partner at another Swedish law firm.

Bars and Courts
The Swedish Bar Association
Jur. kand.
Stockholm University
Harvard Law School


Representative transactions include advising/representing:

EQT (through its portfolio company Candidator DGC) in the acquisition of Solid Park Holding AB, a Swedish managed IT services provider.

European Entertainment Intressenter BidCo AB (EE Intressenter) on the public cash offer to the shareholders in Cherry AB to acquire all Cherry shares at a price of SEK 87 per share.

EQT on the public cash offer to the shareholders of Karo Pharma.

Leading alternative investment firm EQT on the sale of Sweden-headquartered Piab Group AB, a global technology pioneer in industrial automation and robot components, to Patricia Industries for an enterprise value of SEK 6,950 million (around €661 million).

EQT on the merger of the data communication operations of DGC and IP-Only to form IP-Only Enterprise.

EQT in the acquisition of Candidator Holding AB, a Swedish managed IT services provider with capabilities for full IT outsourcing in Sweden and Norway.

Alder Fund I AB, investing primarily in established Nordic companies within the sustainable technology sector, in the sale of Jernforsen Holding AB, that develops and manufactures biofuel plants for e.g. the wood processing industries and energy suppliers.

Portfolio company Candidator DGC in the acquisition of Alliero Services AB.

The Brammer Group, owned by Advent, in the divestment of Brammer Sweden AB's and Brammer Trollhättan AB's maintenance, repair and overhaul business to Momentum Industrial AB.

EQT in the acquisition of FEBA Automation, a Germany-based developer and producer of robotic gripping solutions for customers in the manufacturing industry.

EQT in the restructuring of portfolio companies Candidator and DGC to form the new group Candidator DGC – creating a substantially larger managed IT services provider.

Leading alternative investment firm EQT on its acquisition of a 40 percent stake in the music company Epidemic Sound. Epidemic Sound is  a production music library and helps individuals and companies soundtrack their stories with music.

Synthomer plc on the acquisition of Perstorp Oxo Belgium.

EQT's portfolio company Piab on the acquisition of Vaculex.

Verlinvest and China Resources on their investment in Oatly.

Valedo and other shareholders of Joe & the Juice in strategic investment by General Atlantic.

Adelis Equity on the acquisition of Nordomatic.

Bridgepoint on the sale of Solhagagruppen.

EQT on the acquisition of Piab from Altor.

Bridgepoint on the acquisition of Nordic Cinema Group from Ratos and Bonnier.

Valedo on its divestment of Evidensia to EQT.

Advent International/Bain Capital on the acquisition of Nets Holding A/S – and the follow-on acquisition by Nets of Payzone Nordic AB.

EQT on the acquisition of IP-Only.