Jonas Johansson

Associate, Stockholm

Biography

Overview

Jonas is an associate within the Nordic Private Equity team in our Global M&A Practice in Stockholm and joined White & Case in 2017.

Prior to joining White & Case, Jonas studied at Lund University and practiced as an associate at another Swedish law firm.

Education
LLM
Juris kandidat
Lund University
Bachelor of Science in Business and Economics
University of Lund
Law clerk, District Court of Malmö
Languages
Swedish
English

Experience

Representation of existing investors Verlinvest S.A., a family-owned investment holding company, and China Resources, a Chinese holding company, on the $200 million investment by a group of investors led by Blackstone Growth, an investment vehicle from Blackstone, one of the world’s largest financial services firms, in Oatly, a Sweden-based producer of plant-based, dairy-free food products. The group of investors includes Oprah Winfrey, Natalie Portman, former Starbucks Corp. Chief Howard Schultz, Jay-Z-founded entertainment company Roc Nation, investment firm Orkila Capital and Rabo Corporate Investments, the investment arm of Rabobank.

Representation of Valedo, a Swedish investment company, on:

  • the acquisition of Miljövision, an underground infrastructure maintenance company, through its portfolio company Norva24, a group of companies delivering infrastructure maintenance services
  • the acquisition of ExRohr+, a German provider of pipe cleaning services, through its portfolio company Norva24, a group of companies delivering infrastructure maintenance services
  • the acquisition of June Express, a moving and storage company, through its portfolio company, through its portfolio company Best Transport, a train and truck transportation company for small and medium-sized companies
  • the acquisition of Pastell Data, a business software firm specialising in end-to-end business systems for small and single individual companies, through its portfolio company BRP Systems, a Swedish based ERP software solution firm
  • the add-on acquisition of Låssmeden Sven Alexandersson AB, a provider of security solutions, through its portfolio company Prosero Security AB, a leading company in the security business
  • its establishment of Prosero Security through investments in several Nordic companies

Representation of Valedo Partners Fund I on the divestment of Oscar Jacobson, a leading Scandinavian affordable luxury menswear brand with iconic status and a unique position in the Nordic premium menswear market, to Mellby Gård.

Representation of IK Investment Partners, a Pan-European private equity firm, portfolio company BST, in the acquisition of Power Heat Sprinkler, both operates within sprinklers and fire protections.

Representation of Alder portfolio company Gasmet, a leading FTIR (Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy) gas analyzer and emissions monitoring system provider, in the acquisition of DMS, a distributor of specialised medical equipment.

Representation of IK Investment Partners, a Pan-European private equity firm, in the acquisition of Mabtech, a Swedish biotech company.

Representation of Alder portfolio company Gasmet, a leading FTIR (Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy) gas analyzer and emissions monitoring system provider, in the acquisition of DMS, a distributor of specialised medical equipment.

Representation of Adelis, a private equity firm focused on middle market investments in the Nordic region, on:

  • the acquisition of Säkra, a Swedish insurance broker
  • the acquisition of Colligent Inkasso, a digital debt collection company, through its portfolio company Ropo Capital, an invoice lifecycle services provider
  • the acquisition of several Nordic companies, through its portfolio company Søgemedier, a leading digital marketing agency to SMEs in the Nordics
  • the acquisition of ITF Svensk IT Funktion, a provider of computer software and consulting services, through its portfolio company AddPro, a leading application and cloud integrator and provider of IT services
  • the acquisition of AddPro, a leading application and cloud integrator and provider of IT services
     

Representation of Adelis Equity Partners' Fund II AB, a fund in the family of Adelis-branded private equity funds focused on middle market investments in the Nordic region, on the acquisition of Didriksons, a leading Scandinavian brand in functional and sustainable waterproof fashion, sportswear and children's clothing from Herkules Capital, a Norwegian private equity firm.

Representation of Nordomatic AB, a provider of energy-efficient and cloud-based building automation systems, on the acquisition of Kabona AB, a market leading actor within building automation in Sweden from Bemsiq AB/Latour Industries AB. 

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

Representation of 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.

Representation of Fazer, one of the largest corporations in the Finnish food industry, in the acquisition of Froosh, a leading smoothie brand in the Nordics, from Unilever Ventures.